View Poll Results: Do you hate Edmonton too?
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Yes, god i hate them so much!!!
No, i love Edmonton.
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Thread: Who Else hates Edmonton?
October 16th, 2004, 11:13 PM #1
Who Else hates Edmonton?
i hate them so much, using up all the snow I know the story says they should be getting it, but its an old story, they did get it, a big dump of MY snow, and they dont even want it!!! How fair is that?!?
October 16th, 2004, 11:23 PM #2
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- Oct 2003
- Canada [Maritimes]
i think it looks good on them to bad it will be our turn
October 16th, 2004, 11:41 PM #3
Why don't you just move there? You seem to be a snow bird anyway.
October 16th, 2004, 11:54 PM #4
Since I naturally have to disagree with you, Crock Pot, Edmonton rocks my socks.
October 16th, 2004, 11:54 PM #5
Well, i would move there, but ive still got college to do here. Boy, wouldnt that be sweet to like out in Whistler.... *drool*
Haha you've never even heard of Edmonton have you TRB?
October 17th, 2004, 12:14 AM #6
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- San Diego
Yeah, I know 3 people that live there, they suck.
October 17th, 2004, 12:15 AM #7
i dont like the name even.... sounds lame.He who seeks vengeance must dig two graves. One for his enemy, and one for himself.-- Lao Tzu
October 17th, 2004, 12:15 AM #8
Why don't you do college over there?
Unless you want to be closer to mommy and daddy
October 17th, 2004, 12:17 AM #9
callin him a momma's boy eh warthog ???He who seeks vengeance must dig two graves. One for his enemy, and one for himself.-- Lao Tzu
October 17th, 2004, 12:21 AM #10
hahaha, naw wart, far from it, its just that i know the colleges around here, and i know the people at them, so it doesnt really make sense to go all the way across the country and not know anyone, or the cities. Ill be quite glad to get far away from "mommy and daddy"
October 17th, 2004, 02:00 AM #11
Well Pot the US Marine Corp are looking for few good men and they will take you far away. (Wart)
Last edited by lone1dog; October 17th, 2004 at 02:13 AM.
October 17th, 2004, 02:02 AM #12
1) There's no US Marine Corps snowboarding team.
2) Even if there was one, they don't allow Canadian citizens to join the US military.
October 17th, 2004, 02:15 AM #13
October 17th, 2004, 03:10 AM #14
My parents lived in Edmonton for a brief time before I was born.
They don't speak of the experience. But then again, my parents don't speak of most experiences. They think that not saying a word about anything makes people like me think, "Holy crap - something crazy must have happened." ... But it's just them, trying to add cachet to their image.
October 17th, 2004, 03:53 AM #15Yes, god i hate them so much!!!
The people are good. The climate is way to cold for human habitation. There's a block heater plug-in for every car, every where you go. The malls are kept cool in the winter as lots of folks go shopping in ski clothing. Many times in the winter you wake up to reports of how long it will take skin to freeze. Government buildings empty out as soon as the temp hits -32c. It was so cold one winterís night, none of my room mates nor I, would go to the store for sour cream to put on our perogies. The store was only 50 paces away @ -50c + wind chill factor lowering it to -70c. Solved the no sour cream dilemma that cold winterís night. Used Miracle Whip instead. I still use Miracle Whip on perogies to this day.
One good thing about it though. Itís close to:
And only 7 hours to Whistler
I lived in Edmonton for 3 winters, skiing all the way. 1981 to 1984.
Hey! Hungry! Salivating yet?
October 17th, 2004, 03:55 AM #16
October 17th, 2004, 04:14 AM #17
What keeps you in the prarie wind scape then?
October 17th, 2004, 04:15 AM #18
I don't intend on being here for much longer. I'm living here now because it's cheap. There's no way I could live like this in BC or even Alberta.
October 17th, 2004, 04:26 AM #19
I guess we pay for the good weather.
Beer at the bar, $4.50
Get a maid for $300.00 per month
4 liter jug of 2%, $3.50
100% whole weat bread, $1.49
Pack of cig's, 25's, $10.25
gas at $0.98 per liter
It isn't that bad, is it? The economy is pretty good at the moment. Construction trade jobs are plentifull right now and have been for a couple of years.
October 17th, 2004, 04:38 AM #20
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