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Reasons why New York Sucks

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by Manton, Aug 26, 2012.

  1. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    They don't have everything available all of the time. Only maybe four or five cuts on any given night.
     


  2. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

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  3. Winston S.

    Winston S. Distinguished Member

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    That mark up doesn't sound outrageous for New York.
     


  4. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    I'm now forced to contemplate the brisket and sausage from the County Line and Salt Lick in Austin. I'd like to thank you bastards for ruining my afternoon, pining for that which I cannot have.
     


  5. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    Dinosaur is overrated IMO. I think the original one in Syracuse is the best (as do most peeps), but even there the food is not great. One of their expansion locations is in my city and it's a little too polished.
     


  6. Bhowie

    Bhowie Stylish Dinosaur

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    Salt lick isn't as good as it once was
     
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    Obviously you havent had great mexican food then.... and Im not from the south, I'm from Portland...
     


  8. Piobaire

    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    Yeah, that $6 per for NYC vs. Texas is probably the single reason I'd never move to NYC.

    :rolleyes:
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    a good friend from the south (and a restauranteur) disagrees, even though their "style" of ribs is not what he's used to.
     


  10. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    You Great Northwesterners are worse than the southerners as far as making comparisons.
     


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    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

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    What can I say? I'm a pretty frugal person :embar:.
     


  12. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    You're not frugal at all, you just have very specific priorities when it comes to money. *ahem* M5 *ahem*
     


  13. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

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    It's funny. Growing up, I used to resent my father so much for being so frugal and goddamn stingy, and now I'm the exact same way.
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    West Coast is back for all you suckas
    So I'm fresh out of college, no UG debt, some savings (around 5k), a car I could sell for 15k and have a year, maybe two to kill before grad school. I've lived in California all my life and want a change of scenery. Can I live okay on 40k (pre-taxes)? I hardly buy clothes anymore, eat fairly frugally and don't spend much when I go out.
     


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