Which State is Your States Enemy?
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 36
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 24,824, Level: 48
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 726
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    NorthCyd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    1,577
    Points
    24,824
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 349
    Given: 17

    Which State is Your States Enemy?

    They have an article up on Deadspin in regards to which states are enemies. I'm not sure how, but Iowa's is.....Illinois? Maybe it's an eastern Iowa thing, but Illinois is about the last border state I would say we have any kind of natural rivalry with. I would say Nebraska, or maybe Missouri. We did damn near go to war with Mizzou over the border. There is no criteria given, so I guess they just pulled it out of their ***. I do think its funny that Texas hates everyone.


    State Hate: Which State Is Your State's Enemy?



  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 212,219, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 70.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranSocial50000 Experience Points
    cowgirl836's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    14,659
    Points
    212,219
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,837
    Given: 1,791

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    I would say WI and IL over IL and IA.


    new signature ideas needed; inquire within

  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 34,557, Level: 57
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 893
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    bugs4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Story County
    Posts
    1,008
    Points
    34,557
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 65
    Given: 170

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    I hate Texas. And I mean HATE. And I hate all the Texans.


    "It's a jungle out there kiddies. Have a very fruitful day.
    J. Buffett

  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 66,961, Level: 80
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 1,089
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    TXCyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Heath, TX
    Posts
    3,210
    Points
    66,961
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 257
    Given: 209

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Texas' is so f'ng true. Silly failed nation.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 510,597, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 64.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneRulzzz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    20,943
    Points
    510,597
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,828
    Given: 4,145

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Nebraska should be paired with us. I have no problem with IL.



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 81,922, Level: 88
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 28
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    CarlHungus's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    3,806
    Points
    81,922
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 614
    Given: 445

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Should be Wyoming. Those mother ****ers...



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 44,328, Level: 65
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,222
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    IAStubborn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    3,414
    Points
    44,328
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 441
    Given: 130

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Dead spin needs to meet the Iowa nice guy.



  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 14,634, Level: 36
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 216
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    dirtyninety's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    1,398
    Points
    14,634
    Level
    36
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 129
    Given: 188

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    I friggn' HATE Prince Edward Island. Freaking Canucks and their sanctimony. "I live on an island. I am better than you dumb Americans with all your medicine and moon landings and stuff". Oooooooo. Sorry to be on your planet Cajun Orphans. You can have your Yankee-free Cuban beachs and shove them up your bacon hole. Only two things worth while ever came out of Prince Edward Island: Flaky puffs and that guy who was the second-in-command bouncer in the movie "Roadhouse". Other than that, PEI is batting ZERO on the Human Achievement scale. PEI GFY!!!



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 71,388, Level: 82
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 62
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    pourcyne's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    1,931
    Points
    71,388
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 489
    Given: 293

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    There are a lot of jokes about Missouri down here in the Laplands.

    Like, if a man and a woman get married in Missouri and then move to Iowa, and then get divorced, will they still be brother and sister?

    Ugly stuff. Ugly, I say.



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 50,028, Level: 69
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,122
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    enisthemenace's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Runnells, IA
    Posts
    3,875
    Points
    50,028
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 257
    Given: 221

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    From a sports perspective, there was a pretty ugly BB recruiting war between Iowa and Illinois back in the day. Can't remember who the recruit was, but it got pretty nasty, and continued to be for quite a few years after.

    EDIT: It was Deon Thomas. Bruce Pearl was involved. Surprise, surprise


    Last edited by enisthemenace; 01-17-2014 at 11:26 PM.

  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 151,610, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    6,088
    Points
    151,610
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 77
    Given: 11

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Quote Originally Posted by bugs4cy View Post
    I hate Texas. And I mean HATE. And I hate all the Texans.

    I'll go to the Final4 to watch the Clones.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 37,923, Level: 60
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,127
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Boston, MA
    Posts
    2,639
    Points
    37,923
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 62
    Given: 9

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    I'm living in Massachusetts, and it's clear they have an issue with New York. However, I've always thought that that problem is a little one-sided based more on jealously than anything else.



  13. #13
    Speechless
    Points: 495,740, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    33,379
    Points
    495,740
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,330
    Given: 931

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCyd View Post
    They have an article up on Deadspin in regards to which states are enemies. I'm not sure how, but Iowa's is.....Illinois? Maybe it's an eastern Iowa thing, but Illinois is about the last border state I would say we have any kind of natural rivalry with. I would say Nebraska, or maybe Missouri. We did damn near go to war with Mizzou over the border. There is no criteria given, so I guess they just pulled it out of their ***. I do think its funny that Texas hates everyone.


    State Hate: Which State Is Your State's Enemy?
    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    I would say WI and IL over IL and IA.
    It really all depends on which side of the state you grew up. I grew up in Davenport, so we hated Illinois with a passion.

    And I don't have to look this up to know which state hates Michigan (and vice versa) - Ohio without a doubt. Kind of clear when Ohio cops go all scum the week of the Michigan-Ohio St game by pulling over drivers just for having a Michigan plate.


    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.


  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 23,177, Level: 46
    Level completed: 63%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mctallerton's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,541
    Points
    23,177
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 516
    Given: 475

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    **** missourah



  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 310,445, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 88.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    10,628
    Points
    310,445
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,561
    Given: 610

    Re: Which State is Your States Enemy?

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyninety View Post
    I friggn' HATE Prince Edward Island. Freaking Canucks and their sanctimony. "I live on an island. I am better than you dumb Americans with all your medicine and moon landings and stuff". Oooooooo. Sorry to be on your planet Cajun Orphans. You can have your Yankee-free Cuban beachs and shove them up your bacon hole. Only two things worth while ever came out of Prince Edward Island: Flaky puffs and that guy who was the second-in-command bouncer in the movie "Roadhouse". Other than that, PEI is batting ZERO on the Human Achievement scale. PEI GFY!!!

    This is so epically dirtyninety that it was going to be my new sig...but the limit was 500 characters, and how does a guy edit that?




    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836
    moar yoga pants, please.

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: Mediacom 22
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Drake
  • December 20, 2014
  • 04:00 PM