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Old 07-13-08, 10:32 PM   #1
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Who's the most remote?

It's amazing how many foosters live in a small town, but I'm wondering if those little towns are remote. How close do you live to a "big" city? I lived 90 miles from the nearest city.
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Old 07-13-08, 10:49 PM   #2
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Busted out.
Atlanta is about an hour's drive but the sprawl starts 15 mins. down the highway.
Funroe, er Mudville, I mean Monroe (pop. 12K and is locally pronounced Mun-ro) is about six miles from my house.
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Old 07-13-08, 10:53 PM   #3
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200 miles to seattle but alot of small towns inbetween
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Four miles to the capitol of California. However, it's generally an hour's drive or more to get anywhere interesting (for riding a two-wheeled conveyance or otherwise), so it feels pretty remote to me.
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IMO a major city needs to have a professional(major league) sports team. That places me about 6 hours from a major city.
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Old 07-13-08, 11:16 PM   #6
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IMO a major city needs to have a professional(major league) sports team. That places me about 6 hours from a major city.
If it weren't for the Braves I would be states and states away from a major city.
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Old 07-13-08, 11:32 PM   #7
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250 miles from Frisco (they hate that name) but there are smaller cities closer to me.

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Old 07-14-08, 02:08 AM   #8
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0km. I'm only 4.5km from the CBD. and about the same distance from the only hills nearby.
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Old 07-14-08, 04:37 AM   #9
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There's at least one UK BF member who claims to live on the Shetland Isles

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doooooooood, I live in the Hood. Have a skinhead around the corner, buncha bikers down from him. Have pretty much determined there's a bunch of bicycle thieves on both streets by me judging by the pile of parts in the backyard and the fact that they always seem to be riding something different, and I know they did not go out and buy that rack or fenders for that bike.

However I do like city (not the people) for the stuff going on, the stores-restaurants, etc. I grew up in the sticks, spent much of my youth as a tomboy in swamps and fields catching snakes and turtles, etc.

I live 2.75 miles from this the center of downtown (where I work).

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