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dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 99 Posts: 1382/2622 EXP: 9846118 For next: 153917 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 1 day # 1 Posted on 27.10.04 0728.54 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0729.03 Crayola announced the names of the colors in the new State Colors (crayola.com) collection yesterday. CA Sacra-mint-o, NC Grape Hatteras, TX Alamo a la mode, VT Maple Syrup and my favorite name, TN Tennesienna just to name a few. Of course my home state, NJ, got jobbed once again - the self proclaimed Garden State got New Jersey Boardwalk. It's dirty brown and people walk all over it. Promote this thread!
pieman As young as he feels Level: 115 Posts: 1589/3702 EXP: 16553571 For next: 257844 Since: 11.12.01 From: China, Maine Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 1 day # 2 Posted on 27.10.04 0738.03 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0740.59 Maine is "Maine Lobster Red?" Damn. Lobsters are only red once you kill them. In the wild, they're dark green. They should have gone with some sort of pine tree green, since there are about 79 billion pine trees in this state. Well, I guess it beats New Jersey, though!
Grimis Scrapple Level: 127 Posts: 4172/4700 EXP: 23211392 For next: 515239 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1971 days Last activity: 426 days # 3 Posted on 27.10.04 0814.46 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0816.23 Frances Scott Kiwi is perhaps the dumbest thing have ever heard in my life. GO MARYLAND!!
BongHitter Linguica Level: 21 Posts: 46/74 EXP: 45713 For next: 4231 Since: 12.8.02 From: Iowa Since last post: 1594 days Last activity: 6 days # 4 Posted on 27.10.04 0823.07 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0829.02 A-maize-ing Iowa? Nobody has called corn "maize" since that phony Indian on that corn starch commercial did back in the 70's. Bravo, Crayola. Very creative.
Roy. Pepperoni Level: 65 Posts: 496/1040 EXP: 2273445 For next: 62195 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 3060 days Last activity: 1529 days # 5 Posted on 27.10.04 0949.58 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0950.17 Pennsylvania is Independence Indigo. I guess that's ok, considering everything state-related is that color (flag, logo, etc...). We love our blues.
Zeruel Thirty Millionth Hit Moderator Level: 134 Posts: 2343/5279 EXP: 28130589 For next: 456459 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 6 days Last activity: 5 hours # 6 Posted on 27.10.04 1054.22 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1059.02 Originally posted by Grimis Frances Scott Kiwi is perhaps the dumbest thing have ever heard in my life. Considering there are FOUR colors (red, white, yellow, & black for those not in the know) in our state flag, you'd think they'd chose one of them for the crayon. I agree with you. BOO! I was pleased to see DC got a crayon. If they didn't, I'd expect Mayor Williams to be up in arms, because you KNOW they concentrate on the important things in the beltway. Sigh. (In a note that is in no way related to crayons, he's gonna fuck-up getting the Expos. It's far from a done deal.)
Mr Heel II Lap cheong Level: 79 Posts: 626/1551 EXP: 4457215 For next: 122272 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 92 days Last activity: 7 days # 7 Posted on 27.10.04 1149.12 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1149.39 It should be noted that the color names were in fact picked from submissions in a contest. So it was grade school kids who came up with the names.
emma Cherries > Peaches Level: 90 Posts: 1127/2103 EXP: 6932932 For next: 255704 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 183 days Last activity: 1 day # 8 Posted on 27.10.04 1446.00 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1447.42 "Grand Tan-yon"? Bleh.
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 71 Posts: 655/1222 EXP: 3111233 For next: 55896 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 26 days Last activity: 5 hours # 9 Posted on 27.10.04 1510.40 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1510.41 "Moovalous Cheese"? ***sigh*** Badger gray maybe, UW Wisconsin red...but CHEESE? We've learned NOTHING since Happy Days and Laverne and Shirley. Please tell me these weren't Wisconsin school kids that came up with this....ugh.
JoshMann Andouille Level: 89 Posts: 1295/2159 EXP: 6873947 For next: 41981 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 2994 days Last activity: 2992 days
Y!: # 10 Posted on 27.10.04 1521.17 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1522.23 FLORIDA-"Aligator Alley Green". Meh. I was personally hoping for "Miami China White", but try explaining THAT to the kiddies. :)
RYDER FAKIN Six Degrees of Me Level: 65 Posts: 294/973 EXP: 2215551 For next: 120089 Since: 21.2.02 From: ORLANDO Since last post: 109 days Last activity: 1 day
AIM: # 11 Posted on 27.10.04 2049.27 Reposted on: 27.10.11 2051.48 Florida - guess Orange was taken? Felony Guilty is probably the 2nd Place Ribbon Delaware - Fuchsia? If that ain't telling a story...never mind PA - at least it resembles Black and Blue Maryland - guess they don't have a "Baltimore" color...Kiwi...ha ha ha Pieman (or anyone else with hoo-dlum-s) - we need to move to Washington (State)! Looks the easiest to wash off the walls...and where is the cruel metallic object that sharpens? FLEA
DrewDewce Bratwurst Level: 75 Posts: 558/1383 EXP: 3772214 For next: 54707 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 55 days Last activity: 1 day
Y!: # 12 Posted on 27.10.04 2132.32 Reposted on: 27.10.11 2135.42 Kentucky - Fort Knox Gold Not bad. They also could have used Bluegrass (one of their Blue/Green or Green/Blues) or Horseshit Brown.
drjayphd Scrapple Moderator Level: 119 Posts: 2267/4015 EXP: 18466850 For next: 462496 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 17 hours # 13 Posted on 28.10.04 0030.37 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0031.06 And Connecticut checks in with... some sort of brown... (why'd I go with hi-res?) "Connecticut Nutmeg". What was this, if you can't find anything, use the nickname? -_-
rockstar Salami Level: 35 Posts: 173/229 EXP: 254169 For next: 25769 Since: 2.1.02 From: East TN Since last post: 4270 days Last activity: 4148 days # 14 Posted on 28.10.04 0125.34 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0125.50 North Carolina gets "Grape Hatteras," purple. Montana gets "Big Sky," baby blue. It's called "Tarheel Blue" for a reason, you imbecilic little shits. Montana barely deserves to be a state, much less have a crayon.
Jaguar Knackwurst Level: 109 Posts: 2539/3273 EXP: 13706250 For next: 253440 Since: 23.1.02 From: Phoenix, AZ Since last post: 901 days Last activity: 702 days # 15 Posted on 28.10.04 0258.16 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0259.02 Originally posted by rockstar North Carolina gets "Grape Hatteras," purple. Montana gets "Big Sky," baby blue. It's called "Tarheel Blue" for a reason, you imbecilic little shits. Montana barely deserves to be a state, much less have a crayon. I love you so much. -Jag
XPacArmy Frankfurter Level: 60 Posts: 570/848 EXP: 1725687 For next: 47101 Since: 13.5.03 From: Woodbridge, VA Since last post: 1054 days Last activity: 1051 days # 16 Posted on 28.10.04 0544.28 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0547.10 Virginia Williamsburgundy??? Funny..I guess. Hell could be worse. And since I visit there and its just 2 hours away: Washinton D.C. Cherry Blossom That makes since and I like it very much. (edited by XPacArmy on 28.10.04 0646)
estragand Summer sausage Level: 46 Posts: 257/439 EXP: 664054 For next: 47725 Since: 18.6.02 Since last post: 3257 days Last activity: 3257 days
AIM: # 17 Posted on 28.10.04 1637.16 Reposted on: 28.10.11 1637.22 Indianappleous Red. Why red? I always thought that god don't make little GREEN apples and it don't rain in Indianapolis.. When did Pureto Rico officially become a state? That'll confuse the little chits.
DrewDewce Bratwurst Level: 75 Posts: 560/1383 EXP: 3772214 For next: 54707 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 55 days Last activity: 1 day
Y!: # 18 Posted on 28.10.04 2006.53 Reposted on: 28.10.11 2007.16 Originally posted by estragand Indianappleous Red. Why red? I always thought that god don't make little GREEN apples and it don't rain in Indianapolis.. When did Pureto Rico officially become a state? That'll confuse the little chits. Shouldn't it have been Brickyard Red?? Speaking of which . . . mmmmmmm Brickyard Red Beer.
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