san jose-ca

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There Is A Connection

a: San Jose-CA ~
b: Detroit

What: "They say that San Jose is like Detroit. In Motor City, autoworkers are everywhere. In San Jose you can't walk down the block in poor, working-class neighborhoods without meeting electronics workers." The article is from 1994, so the association may be out of date.

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Writer: David Bacon
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Date: May 15 2012 4:27 PM


Huh?

a: San jose-ca ~
b: the retarded brother of Los Angeles

What: "San Jose is like the retarded brother of Los Angeles that keeps shitting himself in public."

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Writer: Valgar
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Date: May 15 2012 4:29 PM


San Jose As Fraternity

a: San jose-ca ~
b: a fraternity

What: "San Jose is like a fraternity-the nerdiest, most autistic fraternity you can imagine. San Jose is basically one giant testicle."

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Writer: Emerson Beyer
LCC:
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: May 15 2012 4:29 PM


Downtown Is Like Disneyland.....

a: San jose-ca ~
b: Main Street at Disneyland

What: "Downtown San Jose is like Main Street at Disneyland-it is so absurdly well-groomed that you almost expect to have a costumed character leap out at you. There are no four hour lines or five dollar churros,"

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Writer: Anne E.
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Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: May 15 2012 4:31 PM


San Jose As Orange County North?

a: San jose-ca ~
b: the Orange Country of San Francisco

What: "San Jose is like the Orange Country of San Francisco." It's like a liberal version of Orange county, as far as I can see.

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Writer: The Sign Guy
LCC: GN
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Date: May 15 2012 4:35 PM


Shy In The South Bay

a: San Jose-CA ~
b: that guy in high school that kept to himself

What: "San Jose is like that guy in high school that kept to himself, but never bothered you. That's San Jose. And, just like in high school, there is always the ever-popular star, in this case, mighty San Francisco."

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Writer: James Pynn
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Date: May 15 2012 4:38 PM


The South Bay Pinhead

a: San Jose-CA ~
b: a pin-headed giant

What: "San Jose is like a pin-headed giant." A discussion about the layout of downtown San Jose.

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Writer: Donald Pittenger
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Date: May 15 2012 4:41 PM


Dry In San Jose

a: San Jose-CA ~
b: most of CA

What: "This is especially true for where you live; San Jose is like most of CA - without water it's actually desert." A discussion about the need for sprinklers.

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Writer: jkom51
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Date: May 15 2012 4:43 PM



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