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Boulder named best Pac-12 town

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  1. BuffNut99

    BuffNut99 Club Member Club Member

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    Athlon put together the following panel:


    Anthony Herron, ESPN/Pac-12 Network
    Pat Forde, Yahoo!
    Scott Wolf, LA Daily News
    Dennis Dodd, CBSSports
    Dan Rubenstein, SB Nation
    Stewart Mandel, Fox Sports
    George Schroeder, USA Today
    Ryan Abraham, USCFootball.com
    Bryan Fischer, NFL.com
    Braden Gall, Athlon Sports/SiriusXM

    and Boulder crushed it.

    http://athlonsports.com/college-football/ranking-pac-12-college-towns-expert-poll
     
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  2. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Damn straight.
     
  3. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Having Denver nearby probably helps. Most of the cities in the survey are either small towns located a long way from major urban areas, or are in major urban areas themselves. Boulder does a nice job of combining the two.
     
  4. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    Suck it Pac-12!
     
  5. onealcd

    onealcd Club Member Club Member

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    Who the hell voted Corvalis as number one haha
     
  6. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    The Pac 12 has some great locations.

    Having said that, why was this even a debate? Duh.

    I'm more interested in the panel's conclusions regarding the most morally casual coeds. Perhaps that can graph the towns on the "willingness/hotness" scale.
     
  7. torerobuff

    torerobuff Dancing is forbidden Club Member

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    Who voted Tempe number one? Apparently two people.
     
  8. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    They might have been using the criteria I listed above.
     
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    tante Club Member Club Member

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    This is much higher praise than being number one in the big 12. That was really just a two man race.
     
  10. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Do the pompus Bay Area dip****s know about this?
     
  11. goalline

    goalline Keeper of the Blues Club Member

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    Serious question: Who was the other one?
     
  12. sackman

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    Austin.
     
  13. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Austin
     
  14. goalline

    goalline Keeper of the Blues Club Member

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    ok. I've been there once and struggle a little with that, but it is a good college town. I agree it's better than any of the other original Big 8 schools.
     
  15. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    I was thinking Ames, but yeah I guess Austin works.
     
  16. hokiehead

    hokiehead Gobbler on the Mountain Club Member

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    if Austin qualifies, what the fucjk is their definition of "town". by reckoning, calling Boulder a "town" is a stretch. Austin has close to a million bodies living there.

    Edit: well, screw it, apparently Seattle and LA are towns also. I guess in Anthalon's world, the only US city is New York.
     
  17. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    Don't get so hung up on the word town. Just use destination of it makes more sense in your head.

    Here this from the article:

    So we had some fun asking Pac-12 experts to rank their favorite Pac-12 LOCATIONS
     
  18. hokiehead

    hokiehead Gobbler on the Mountain Club Member

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    If publishing a piece related to institutions of higher education, basic understanding of vocabulary is not an unreasonable expectation.
     
  19. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    Their target audience is mostly made up of dumbasses.
     
  20. Ruckus

    Ruckus Peep my words. Club Member

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    Basic understanding of the word "locations".
     
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    Considering these same "experts" said this
    when ranking our coaching job, I don't care for their opinions. I think they live in 2012..
     
  22. Idot Buff

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    where is Flukes when we need him...

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  23. FlatironsBuff

    FlatironsBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Subcontract that out to this guy?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKWmFWRVLlU
     
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    WizzersGhost Banned BANNED

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    This is true.
     
  26. zbuff

    zbuff Juiceful and useful. Club Member

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    "only 30 years" - how long should it take? that's a long ****ing time!
     
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    Hmm. I guess a bear doesn't **** in the woods after all.
     
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    If we see the passion return in the student section, we could easily move up that list.
     
  30. DBT

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    Four voters didn't even have Boulder on their ballot? Assholes! And unlike the Pac 12 poll, LA got no love, haha.
     

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