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    Why I love living in Iowa...

    My fiancee' was in an accident on her way to school this morning. She is okay...nothing bad. But her car was stuck in a snow bank. I got her to class and was sitting there, in my vehicle basically screwed. I started digging it out on my own. Then a car pulled up beside me. Then, a truck pulled up beside it. Two guys with shovels in hand, helped me dig that thing out. I had no clue who these guys were. But they just came to our rescue out of the kindness of their hearts.

    How awesome is that?

    I got the ones number and will be buying him a cold one later this week. The greatest people in the world live right here in Iowa.



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    I hear ya. I had my car stuck on Beaver at a stop sign....10 people lined up behind me and no one came out to help as I shoveled myself. Finally a guy comes over from across the street and says "those bastards aren't helping you, at least I'll try" and pushed me out.


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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    We just enjoy shoveling



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    I will second that.



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Thats pretty cool.

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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Great post Chris. The best people in the world live in Iowa.



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    You should have given them some coupons.....................wait a second.


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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Quote Originally Posted by mjones34 View Post
    I hear ya. I had my car stuck on Beaver at a stop sign....10 people lined up behind me and no one came out to help as I shoveled myself. Finally a guy comes over from across the street and says "those bastards aren't helping you, at least I'll try" and pushed me out.
    Wouldn't this imply that only 1 in 11 Iowans are actually nice? The rest are just bastards?




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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    My fiancee' was in an accident on her way to school this morning. She is okay...nothing bad. But her car was stuck in a snow bank. I got her to class and was sitting there, in my vehicle basically screwed. I started digging it out on my own. Then a car pulled up beside me. Then, a truck pulled up beside it. Two guys with shovels in hand, helped me dig that thing out. I had no clue who these guys were. But they just came to our rescue out of the kindness of their hearts.

    How awesome is that?

    I got the ones number and will be buying him a cold one later this week. The greatest people in the world live right here in Iowa.
    I would have stopped but I noticed the personalized plates and I never help a Cyclone fan.



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    I have a similar story. I was following my friend to his house and he slid into a snow bank. I was helping him shovel out, when a guy in a jeep drove by. He stopped and pulled us out



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Quote Originally Posted by rdubbs View Post
    I would have stopped but I noticed the personalized plates and I never help a Cyclone fan.
    Typical Hawk


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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Quote Originally Posted by rdubbs View Post
    I would have stopped but I noticed the personalized plates and I never help a Cyclone fan.
    Yet you will use our free site that is partially paid for by Cyclone supporters to express your Hawkeye views.


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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Yet you will use our free site that is partially paid for by Cyclone supporters to express your Hawkeye views.
    I like the Off Topic board.



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    Quote Originally Posted by rdubbs View Post
    I would have stopped but I noticed the personalized plates and I never help a Cyclone fan.
    Don't you have your own forum to go on? Move along Sqwak-eye.



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    Re: Why I love living in Iowa...

    I will actually defend rdubbs in this instance...I have never met the wise guy, but he comes across as a pretty chill Hawk fan in my opinion. Props to you rdubbs.



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