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Old 11-04-08, 11:05 PM   #1
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Is it safe to go outside now?

This is my first election day in FL. It looks really quiet outside and I need to go to Walmart to get some stuff that ran out.

In my native island, going outside right after an election is a no no. Everybody is drunk. Some are celebrating by going on drunken joyrides. Some are bitter and looking for trouble to cope with the loss. Others are shooting machine guns into the air... mayhem.
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Old 11-04-08, 11:06 PM   #2
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where are you from? Humboldt County, CA?
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That sounds like my house....
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where are you from? Humboldt County, CA?
San Juan, PR
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Old 11-04-08, 11:11 PM   #5
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The shooting and drunken revelry sounds like Northern Cali.
Florida isn't safe any time of year, IMHO.
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i didn't go outside either... i could hear all the drunks yelling and honking from my window all night.
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Old 11-05-08, 07:37 AM   #7
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The shooting and drunken revelry sounds like Northern Cali.
Florida isn't safe any time of year, IMHO.
That's every night in MY 'hood.
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I live in Texas. Shooting and driving go hand in hand, but we save it for the highways. At least in my hood.
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It's Florida, the majority of the populace had their dinner at 4:00 pm and are in bed before 8.
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Here in Memphis the screaming started first then the shooting lasted til the wee hours. However it was worse on new years
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Old 11-05-08, 09:19 PM   #12
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Well.. I went to Walmart, came back... nothing happened. No drunks, no jot riding... pretty quiet. I was surprised.
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