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Originally Posted by TNCLR

"Frisco"= tourist/out of towner speak

Thirded or fourthed.

People who live in the Bay Area call San Francisco "the city." People who live elsewhere in the country call Manhattan (or St Louis, for all I know, as well) "the city." People who live in London call the old town center, which is now the Financial District, "the City" (uppercase usually).

I probably am one of those "transplants trying too hard," but "Frisco" just sounds dumb. Sorry Doc.

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