Nebraska is the happiest state

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  1. alaskaguy

    alaskaguy Well-Known Member

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    CycloneErik Well-Known Member

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    It probably helped them when I moved back to Iowa.
     
  3. Farnsworth

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    2nd isnt bad. i'll take that.
     
  4. joefrog

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    If Nebraska is first, Iowa second and South Dakota eighth, does that make Sioux City the happiest city in the nation?

    My dad called and asked me that, I had to laugh. SUX representing.
     
  5. Al_4_State

    Al_4_State Well-Known Member

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    I think a big part of this is just midwestern common sense. I think you see less foreclosures in the midwest because more people buy homes that they're sure they can afford, and even w/a downturn in the economy, they can still make their payments...
     
  6. HOTDON

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    It's because Nebraskans don't know any better:jimlad:
     
  7. CyCrazy

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    I hate sioux city. go sioux falls
    i grew up in nw iowa right between both of them
     
  8. CyCrazy

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    well hate is probably is little strong, how bout dislike:wink:
     
  9. HOTDON

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    Wait, it's because no matter where they move away to, it HAS to be better :jimlad:

    In all seriousness though, things are affordable and there's plenty of space for everyone around here. Not sure I could handle the coasts.
     
  10. HOTDON

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    Falls is the better Sioux for sure. A lot of fond memories in Sioux City, but Sioux Falls is a better place to live.

    I grew up in Spirit Lake, so we had to drive to one of them to do any reasonable amount of shopping.
     
  11. CyCrazy

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    ya same with me I grew up in sheldon
    so you could pick either place both an hour away
     
  12. SeattleClone

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    Well, they say ignorance is bliss...
     
  13. SC Cy

    SC Cy Well-Known Member

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    I love Sioux City, Sioux City is home. Sioux Falls people think their city is Chicago. It makes us laugh...
     
  14. Cycofan1

    Cycofan1 Well-Known Member

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    How are they happy, there is nothing to do in Nebraska.
     
  15. CyCrazy

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    well that might make sioux city the gary indiana of chicago:jimlad:
     
  16. kingcy

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    The only reason for Nebraska winning is because their Football team is on the come back. 2 years ago it would have been the saddest state.
     

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