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The 7 - One Question... - After you win the lottery, where are you moving to?
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The Goon
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#21 Posted on 22.11.05 1116.18
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I'd sell my place here, and buy a condo downtown for all my shit. Then I'd travel as much as I could, golf clubs on my back.

Once I need to settle down again, I'd probably get a place in San Diego and Cape Town.

It will also be nice to finally be able to afford the higher-quality hookers.
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#22 Posted on 22.11.05 1152.06
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Miami Beach and an obscene house here in Ottawa...
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#23 Posted on 23.11.05 0345.05
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I'm thinking like Al Capone. Stay in my modest dwelling here in my hometown of Akron. I'd fix it up, but I'm not interested in land here as much as power. I could buy off those in office and in uniform, and live like a king.

Realistically, some isolated place in the Rocky's where the only thing that would bother me is a bear.
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#24 Posted on 23.11.05 0711.32
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I'd caution anyone who hasn't actually lived in Miami that it is not a town that's good for living in. It's a vacation town. Living there sucks. If Florida weather is what you're looking for, you'd do better to get a place in Palm Springs or Boca Raton, which are also just better (i.e., less crime-ridden) neighborhoods. Me? I'd just get a nice big house right where I am.
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#25 Posted on 28.11.05 2357.56
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    Originally posted by Mr. Boffo
    I'd choose my location based on weather. Preferably, I'd want somewhere with mild winters and mild summers. Somewhere with out hurricanes, tornados, earthquakes, and the like.


Sounds like San Diego, to me....( the earth doesn't shake that much as compared to the Big City a little north)
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#26 Posted on 29.11.05 1031.21
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I haven't been to New England, so I'd go to see if I can legitimately rule it out. If so...

Chicago! Lakefront apartment, somewhere near Navy Pier. Or maybe in Wrigleyville.

This must happen - I can't win it if I'm not in it, so off I go.
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#27 Posted on 29.11.05 1324.00
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I'd get a nice place right here. Well, not RIGHT here - outside of the city a bit, with a nice view of the lake (and at least 20 acres of nothing, too).
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#28 Posted on 30.11.05 0240.12
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Nagoya, Japan. Quietest big city on earth. Within 3 hours bullet train of anywhere worth going to more than once in Japan.

    Originally posted by Tenken347
    I'd caution anyone who hasn't actually lived in Miami that it is not a town that's good for living in. It's a vacation town. Living there sucks.
Hawaii is a vacation state.

Of course, you'd have theoretically hit the jackpot so maybe paying $7 for a box of cornflakes wouldn't bother you. And unlike the general population, you'd have a/c, you billionaire rat you.

Hawaii also has horrid traffic, some BAAAAD neighborhoods to be in after dark, racial lines of demarcation everywhere, rampant use of a pidgin English, and a high rate of property crime because we lack the facilities to incarcerate all the assholes. Oh, and we tried to wipe out weed and that left us with one of the nation's worst crystal meth problems.

All that being said, it's way better than Oklahoma.
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#29 Posted on 30.11.05 0403.13
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Arizona, or one of those places in the southwest that has motorcycle weather pretty much everyday of the year.
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#30 Posted on 26.11.14 2038.32
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The Philippines!
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#31 Posted on 27.11.14 1045.59
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I have no idea. I think I would rather spruce up the place I have and sped the rest of my time and money traveling to all the places I have not been - and their have been a lot!
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#32 Posted on 29.11.14 1412.34
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kevintripod: [I]I also would probably get a house somewhere near Disney World and Universal Studios in Florida for the kids (ok, for me too).[/I]

you can have my house. I'll be in South America living like an exiled Nazi. Argentina probably

FLEA
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