View Poll Results: Favorite season

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  • Spring

    10 11.36%
  • Summer

    11 12.50%
  • Fall

    65 73.86%
  • Winter

    2 2.27%
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    What is your favorite season?

    The "hot or cold?" poll made me wonder about people's favorite season.

    I'm less concerned with the results than the "why?"



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Basketball season ;). But I know what ya mean.

    I'd say the fall. Iowa is beautiful, it's awesome sweatshirt weather, and we say hello to yoga pants!



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Spring. My birthday is in the spring. Snow melts in the spring. It gets warm in the spring. Golfing becomes possible in the spring.


    Yeah i like spring the best



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    I voted fall.

    I was a Spring Guy for many years, but converted to autumn over time.

    I dislike the late fall/early-winter transition as opposed to the opposite: In mid-fall, January is just around the corner; By spring equinox, winter is in the rear-view.

    With no such context, Labor Day to late-October is my favorite.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    WABBIT SEASON!!!


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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    WABBIT SEASON!!!
    Stole mine!



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Wabbit season. No, duck season.

    My apologies to anyone under the age of 35 that does not understand this post.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Fall, nice days and cool nights, bonfires, football, hunting season.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Can't believe spring didn't get a vote yet. It was a close second for me, with first being fall due to football and basketball.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Fall. Leaves change, temps get cooler, football, Halloween, Thanksgiving. All good things.

    Except in Texas, fall doesn't start until November, and even then it'll stay 80 until December.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    I voted fall as well. The cool evenings with the 70 degree days. The sky is usually just an incredible blue.

    And of course football.


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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Fall is clearly superior to all other seasons. Beautiful weather, good holiday, football starts, premier league starts, baseball ends.

    Spring is a close second just in terms of weather, only thing Summer has going for it is the students are mostly gone.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Does anyone still call it autumn?



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Fall. Cool, beautiful, football. I wish it was fall all year long.



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    Re: What is your favorite season?

    Count me in for fall. Had our first football camp last week and its got me itching to get rolling. HS season opens in less than a month.
    I like the first snow of the season as well because no matter how small it is, it usually paralyzes everything so I get to spend some time inside with family and not worry about getting anywhere.


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