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    Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    It's RAGBRAI week and it got me thinking. What things here in Iowa make living in and being an Iowan culturally distinctive?

    I'm going to kick this off with the Fareway meat counter.



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    T-shirts that say "don't meth with Iowa"



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    County Fairs.



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    The friendliest people in the country



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    casey's pizza



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyeY0hWU28I]‪Interstate 80 Iowa‬‏ - YouTube[/ame]



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    The people. There are not many things in Iowa that make it more interesting than other states but the people in the midwest are on a different level than anywhere else in the country.


    I think some are getting a little ahead of themselves. So far CPR has done a pretty good job for his first year. If we win 3 games this year will everyone feel the same way? I hope we go undefeated and CPR has a ton of job offers but I'd like to give him a few years at the helm before I decide how great of coach he is.

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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    Walking Tacos


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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    sweet corn pickups on every corner



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    Butter Cow.



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    Small towns where you know everyone.


    I think some are getting a little ahead of themselves. So far CPR has done a pretty good job for his first year. If we win 3 games this year will everyone feel the same way? I hope we go undefeated and CPR has a ton of job offers but I'd like to give him a few years at the helm before I decide how great of coach he is.

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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    Quote Originally Posted by cloneluke80 View Post
    sweet corn pickups on every corner
    My favorite!! Had some "sweet corn" when I was in Vermont last summer. I'd rather have cheap generic canned corn. Nothing better than Iowa sweet corn!!


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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    Hogs
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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    Cold as **** in the winter and hotter than **** in the summer.



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    Re: Things that make Iowa, Iowa.

    And huge Whitetails



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