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    CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    I was watching the closing ceremonies with my roommate tonight and this came up.

    Canada city streets are filled with celebrating people.

    What would it take for that to happen across the U.S.? I mean like numerous cities, not just New orleans or Chicago or New York. Is there anything that could make that kind of thing even happen in the US? The last time I can think of that happening would be end of WW2 celebrations?

    I'm too young to have been alive when we were on the moon, but I'm assuming everyone was huddled around TVs for Apollo 11. Was there celebrating after the fall of the Berlin Wall?


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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    That's easy an ISU National Championship in Football.


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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    The coming together of the Republican and Democratic parties to pass an overhaul to healthcare!!!



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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    World peace



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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Total domination of aliens or zombies.


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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Quote Originally Posted by galactawitz View Post
    The coming together of the Republican and Democratic parties to pass an overhaul to healthcare!!!
    There might be people in the streets, but it wouldnt be for celebration.



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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Legalized wacky tobaccy?



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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Sports wise, there probably isn't anything that would set off a celebration like that. That was an awesome game, with an awesome ending, even if we came out on the short end of it.



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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Quote Originally Posted by TarHeelHawk View Post
    Sports wise, there probably isn't anything that would set off a celebration like that. That was an awesome game, with an awesome ending, even if we came out on the short end of it.
    Yea, I've never been that excited about watching a hockey game. That was a great time.


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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Well baseball is our past time, so winning the World Baseball Classic?


    I'll take a Jack & Hilton

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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Quote Originally Posted by Jack & Hilton View Post
    Well baseball is our past time, so winning the World Baseball Classic?
    well... it was at one point at least..



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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    How bout winning the world baseketball championship!

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8WdDmAFcJw"]YouTube- Baseketball Trailer[/ame]


    Last edited by galactawitz; 02-28-2010 at 11:14 PM. Reason: youtube

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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    Quote Originally Posted by Jack & Hilton View Post
    Well baseball is our past time, so winning the World Baseball Classic?
    How about the Cubs winning. Fans are all across America.


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    Re: CELEBRATION IN THE STREETS!

    when the USA wins the world cup. even people who hate soccer, couldn't hate on that. and everyone would be celebrating because we just ****** the rest of the world off by winning their sport.



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