Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 19,050, Level: 42
    Level completed: 12%, Points required for next Level: 800
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    zumbro clones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Southern Minnesota
    Posts
    1,456
    Points
    19,050
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 5

    Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Albion and Amana make the list of Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list.

    Vote here:

    Best of the Road by Rand McNally and USA TODAY



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 470,742, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,380
    Points
    470,742
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 604
    Given: 161

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Albion? Is this a joke?


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 21,476, Level: 44
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 174
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    AllBig12Drinker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    708
    Points
    21,476
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 25
    Given: 28

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    No Ottumwa? I shouldn't need this but...



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 50,074, Level: 69
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 1,076
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bostrem00's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    2,848
    Points
    50,074
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 42
    Given: 35

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Albion? Is this a joke?
    That really tarnishes the quality of that list....



  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 64,119, Level: 78
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 731
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    aauummm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    On the road again
    Posts
    3,930
    Points
    64,119
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 142
    Given: 1,662

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Albion? Is this a joke?
    Albion has to be a joke!! I think I'll for them anyway just for the heck of it.



  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 35,505, Level: 58
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 1,145
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    DurangoCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Durango, CO
    Posts
    1,958
    Points
    35,505
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 153
    Given: 278

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Pagosa Springs is an hour away from where I live and it's no prize either.
    The last page must be "also rans".



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 40,018, Level: 61
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 332
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    WDM
    Posts
    4,202
    Points
    40,018
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 55
    Given: 50

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    albion is an absolute hole



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 503,932, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    34,237
    Points
    503,932
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,699
    Given: 1,183

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Albion? Is this a joke?
    Notice they don't have any pictures to document their proof...


    Chuck Lidell: I paint my toenails with pink and black polish. Problem is, I get more paint on my toes and on the carpet than on my nails. Any advice?
    Maria Sharapova: Don't you beat up other guys for a living? I don't know how to answer this.


  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 64,119, Level: 78
    Level completed: 55%, Points required for next Level: 731
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    aauummm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    On the road again
    Posts
    3,930
    Points
    64,119
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 142
    Given: 1,662

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Quote Originally Posted by DurangoCy View Post
    Pagosa Springs is an hour away from where I live and it's no prize either.
    The last page must be "also rans".
    How about Buena Vista, CO? I'd vote for that!



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 470,742, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,380
    Points
    470,742
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 604
    Given: 161

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Buena Vista is a pretty nice town, IMO. Gorgeous area with tons to do.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 23,818, Level: 47
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 732
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,138
    Points
    23,818
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    anyone up for an onslaught of votes for ames? even though it definitely isnt a beautiful town



  12. #12
    Starter
    Points: 16,959, Level: 39
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 291
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    CloneFan03's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Urbandale, IA
    Posts
    712
    Points
    16,959
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 8

    Re: Rand McNally's Most Beautiful town list

    Hey quit knocking on Albion. That Casey's they put up a few years back made Albion about 200X nicer than it was!



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPNews
  • Iowa State @ TCU
  • March 7, 2015
  • 07:30 PM