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Offline TheMathematician

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Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« on: August 24, 2014, 10:24:37 PM »
Since this thread has, somehow, never been created, here we are: The topic to discuss New York State

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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2014, 10:26:35 PM »
Grew up in Queens. It has a bunch of Orthodox folks, by the way.  :angel:
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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2014, 10:27:14 PM »
And to begin the thread, let us talk about the culinary beauties of my City

From beef on weck, to loganberry, to spaghetti parm, pizza, Mighty Taco, and a vast variety of other delights.


(yes I know, chicken wings too but I like my list without it as well because diversity)

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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2014, 11:57:33 PM »
Ahhh Buffalo . . . lived there for ten years as a kid growing up. I do remember a fast food place called The Red Barn that was a favorite of mine to go to.  I doubt if it is around anymore.  While I do like chicken wings, I'd rather go for a beef on weck. 

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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #4 on: August 25, 2014, 12:19:39 AM »
I get weekly real estate updates sent to my email about Kingston.
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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #5 on: August 25, 2014, 12:21:55 AM »
I get weekly real estate updates sent to my email about Kingston.

Move there...we can be BFF's! 

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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2014, 11:42:18 PM »
In addition, wine from the Finger Lakes is fantastic.

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Re: Excelsior, the Greatest State of New York
« Reply #8 on: September 08, 2014, 02:58:01 PM »
As a kid I lived in a suburb of Syracuse. It was great. I learned to love hockey in the upstate. There was a river nearby where I used to catch frogs and hit golf balls. My family attended a Mormon church next to a Jewish cemetery. When we moved out west I thought it was so strange that nobody was Jewish.
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