Results 11 to 20 of 112
Thread: Northeast members
02-13-2007, 08:54 AM #11
haha all i have to say is that CT SUCKS!!! the traffic blows. people are nasty. espeshally if you drive an old beater like mine around they get all pissy. they steriotype people to much, think they are better than everyone else. my advice would be to stay out of this state if you can. nothing but agrivation.haha sorry i got alittle mad here. but it is true i think that this is the worst state out thier!!anyone else try to drive thru their in a quick time??not gonna happen right??
02-13-2007, 09:00 AM #12
just some little facts about CT. some of them might have changed.
You have hiked up a big hill or small mountain at least once for a keg party.
You never went to a bar in high school.
You thought that the only highways were 91 and 84.
You thought everyone couldn't buy beer after 8 pm
You actually thought that Hartford was big
You or someone you know has attended UCONN
You drive a JETTA
You still think that the Whalers are cool.
You have been to Misquamicut and to that little hot dog place.
There is a farm within miles of your house
You thought bars were really for people over 21
Your high school thanksgiving football game was the highlight of your school year.
You don't have an accent when you talk
You have known at least 2 preppy rich kids from Fairfield who listen to Phish.
You love Hilton Kaderli and your mom cried when he retired.
UConn basketball rules and no one can tell you different
You have deer in your backyard.
You didn't drink or do drugs until 10th grade.
You still don't understand why people say that Connecticut is the richest state.....
Your best friend went to Central, Western, Eastern and finally Manchester Community College.
Your mom works at Travelers and your dad works at Pratt and Whitney.
You have been drunk at the Meadows and don't remember the concert.
You go to Riverside at least once a summer
Your parents actually care about the Governor, the Patriots coming to Hartford, the lights at Christmas in Hartford & Channel 3 news.
You have a UCONN flag outside of your house year round
You think New Jersey was a toxic waste dump
You hang out at Denny's
You've partied at bonfires
You have at least one friend with a pickup
You think everyone works tobacco in the summer
You think Old Lyme is a shore town
You've been to Cape Cod
You think the Connecticut River is endless
The town diner is the only place open after midnight.
You have at least 4 friends who drive Jeep Grand Cherokees
You root for all the New York sports teams
If anybody asks, you're from just outside of New York.
You've never looked at a public bus schedule
You have both girlfriends and guyfriends with the same name as you.
You go to the diner late night to post party.
You think New Haven is the worst ghetto you've ever seen
You can proudly tell an outsider about Nutmeg.
You weekend either on the Cape or Rhode Island at a summer home
You have said... " I'm in a good location... Between both Boston and New York."
You can carry on a conversation about Mike Liut, Torrie Robertson, and the Brass Bonanza.
You have to explain Cow Tipping to people from out of state.
When you go to a real city, you sincerely feel bad for every poor / homeless person you see.
You get pissed at anyone who doesn't know how to drive in the snow.
You can name all the members of the UCONN men's and women's basketball teams.
You still can't find your way in Hartford (except for that bar area near Union Station.)
You hold the door open for someone and they don't say "Thank You."
You own a golden or a lab (used to...)
You own real Oakley's
You only know Westbrook and Clinton because they have good outlets
You don't think you're a yuppie, but the rest of the country does
You only ski in Vermont or out West
Your mother is the head of the PTA
There is absolutely nothing to do in the winter
You live twenty minutes form either an Abercrombie & Fitch, J. Crew, or GAP.
You sail, or know someone who does.
You don't understand why everyone else has not been to Europe.
You can't get through the week with out a Coffee Coolata
Your family owns more cars than legal drivers
School attire is a North Face fleece jacket, a North Face Fleece or L.L. Bean back pack, a plaid shirt, khakis, and Doc Martins.
Summer footwear is either Reefs or Birks
You carry your keys on a carabineer, but you don't know how to rock climb.
You feel for the homeless, but are not willing to give up the golf course land to develop a homeless shelter.
As a child you took horseback riding, golfing, tennis and swimming lessons.
You grew up wanting to be a lifeguard
You own every DMB CD
The state is so small you know where all the speed traps are
You can't understand why people don't understand what your talking about when you refer to a "package" store
You went to prep school even though your public schools are awesome
People actually wear sweaters around their necks
You've never taken public transportation
You know of at least one person who's house was totally trashed after a huge party
Your mom drives a Volvo wagon
You have at least one friend whose house was built in the 1800's
You live in a huge colonial
You know at LEAST one person who has been pulled over and found to have weed in their car
The only overcrowding is of deer in your backyard
Your house would cost half as much in any other state
Your wardrobe contains at least three pairs of cords and five wool sweaters
Half of your friends are from another town because yours is so small
At least one of your friends has a sick house right on the water
You actually get these jokes and pass them on to other friends from Connecticut.
02-13-2007, 06:43 PM #13
haha, I like that post Mr.Copenhagen. Seems like alot of similarities with Jersey and CT.Rob from Dirty Jersey
02 GMC Yukon SLT
99 Yamaha Royal Star V-4
My Motto in life:
If it doesn't effect the sun coming up in the morning then it's not worth worrying about.
02-13-2007, 09:02 PM #14
- Join Date
- Dec 2006
Nj here as well. Nothing else I can add..........Its been all said. Even learnt some stuff.
02-15-2007, 10:14 AM #15
haha yeah i HATE CT SOOO MUCHlol but yeah my ma is from paramis NJ and she noticed absolutly no change in the ppl and the state itself when she moved up here. im lookin to go back down south for school i need to get out of the north SOO BAD!!. i like nj though lots of horse farms iv seen down in southern nj. pritty state. people are nice too. or atleast better than in ctPadraic O'Neill
1990 Chevy K-1500
305 5.0L short bed 4x4
new tune up..synthetic oil only..turbo 400 3 speed trans, 10 bolt rear end just flushed both axles and added royal purple full synthetic gear oil...
02-15-2007, 10:15 AM #16
02-15-2007, 02:50 PM #17
02-24-2007, 09:45 AM #18
I guess I fit in North east since I'm across the pond from NY and Buffalo.
I'm in Oshawa Ontario ,sign into Oshawa says "City that Motivates Canada"
since the autoplex is here. Big history with GM that goes back to beginning
Including Mclaughlin carriage company. About 40miles from Toronto.
Fairly nice people around here not as goofy as me LOL.
So if your headed this way on a road trip look me up and will go our for some shinanigans.
2007 Ford E250(Work van) (Ya, Ya, shut up!)
1996 GMC Sierra SLE 1500 5.7L/4L60E
04-11-2007, 05:58 PM #19
- Join Date
- Apr 2007
- Lynbrook, New York
Here from NY, New member hoping to make some friends and hopefully show my 2001 Yukon.
Last edited by djspinz; 04-11-2007 at 06:02 PM.DJ SPINZ
2001 GMC Yukon V8 5.3L
04-12-2007, 11:40 AM #20
By Steve in forum North America - Northeast USAReplies: 24Last Post: 02-12-2011, 06:15 PM
By Steve in forum North America - Northeast USAReplies: 5Last Post: 02-20-2010, 11:53 AM
By dano8928 in forum North America - Northeast USAReplies: 12Last Post: 11-03-2009, 09:20 PM
By JeffW in forum Product ReviewsReplies: 1Last Post: 07-17-2007, 10:27 AM
By Steve in forum The Coffee Shop ~ Chit ChatReplies: 3Last Post: 02-15-2006, 11:46 AM