New Leaving California sign

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New Leaving California sign

Post by Hovannes » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:31 pm

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Re: New Leaving California sign

Post by Thunktank » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:37 pm

:lol:

This state of ours is awesome and terrible at the same time. I almost left, still thinking that I should. Just not so sure that Texas was the right place to flee to.
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Re: New Leaving California sign

Post by hugodrax » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:39 pm

Thunktank wrote:
Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:37 pm
:lol:

This state of ours is awesome and terrible at the same time. I almost left, still thinking that I should. Just not so sure that Texas was the right place to flee to.
Hawaii is the place to be.
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Re: New Leaving California sign

Post by JMG » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:47 pm

Leaving so soon? We suck. We understand.
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Re: New Leaving California sign

Post by Goose55 » Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:08 pm

It used to be a wonderful place but now just way too many people. And the urban sprawl, crime, building out, up into the dry chaparral foothills. As we've seen; a recipe for disaster. Add to that, earthquakes. Waiting for the next "big one." And what would a tsunami do to Los Angeles proper? They are basically at sea-level and have no coastal range to protect them there.

They can have it. I'm happy & content being where I am.
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Re: New Leaving California sign

Post by Adam Z » Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:11 pm

My wife is from the suburbs of San Diego. I lived there with her for a while, then convinced her to get out with me in late 2004. No regrets.

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Re: New Leaving California sign

Post by Goose55 » Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:15 pm

Adam Z wrote:
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:11 pm
My wife is from the suburbs of San Diego. I lived there with her for a while, then convinced her to get out with me in late 2004. No regrets.
Back in the mid-80s I had a sales route that often took me through Vista. Back when Vista was quite charming; almost rural, and right on the coast, too, where the only good air quality is. I'm sure, it's not rural anymore.
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