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    Bee and clean and He219 live there. Therefore it's cool.

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    Quote Originally Posted by liberal cl View Post
    Technically the only tropical state is Hawaii...

    Florida's got the exact same four climate classification colors as Hawaii on this map: http://koeppen-geiger.vu-wien.ac.at/...al_2006_A4.pdf (gotta zoom)

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    Quote Originally Posted by liberal cl View Post
    Technically the only tropical state is Hawaii...

    You'll find parts of Florida have a tropical climate as per the Köppen Climate Classification (Aw specifically). The rest is classified as humid subtropical (Cfa).

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    You can suck it America, buncha haters!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laworkerbee View Post
    You can suck it America, buncha haters!
    California hasn't been kicked out or seceded yet so you're still an American too B....

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    BTW, the weather is currently 69 degrees with zero chance of rain and not a single cloud in the sky. How's winter treating you guys?

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    Quote Originally Posted by BloodyTalon View Post
    How's winter treating you guys?
    It's been mild and sunny all winter, here. It rained last night for what seemed like the first time in ages.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laworkerbee View Post
    You can suck it America, buncha haters!
    We have better microbreweries than Cali! So there! Go Seahawks!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by szr View Post
    It's been mild and sunny all winter, here. It rained last night for what seemed like the first time in ages.
    You guys have terrible humidity so you fail.

    Quote Originally Posted by shermbodius View Post
    We have better microbreweries than Cali! So there! Go Seahawks!!!!!
    You also have post grunge and weather that creates Emo's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laworkerbee View Post
    You guys have terrible humidity so you fail.
    So you have to be part Duck so what, GO HAWKS!!

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    California is the main source of p*rn in the world.
    I hereby declare my love and gratitude for that wonderful State.
    Thank you, California.

    Also: it was under Argentine rule !

    [FONT=Arial][SIZE=4][FONT=Arial][SIZE=2][FONT=Arial]
    The War and Naval Ensign of Argentina 1818
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    [FONT=Arial]In a little known incident, the privateer Hippolyte de Boucharda, commanding two warships of the Argentine Revolutionary Navy occupied Monterey from November 24 to November 29, 1818. Bouchard was French by birth, but an Argentine citizen. The purpose of the attack was to encourage the Alto Californians to rebel against the Spanish government in support of the Mexican War for Independence. Therefore, for a short time, a small portion of the future State of California was under the flag of Argentina (hoisted in support of Mexican independence), although the hoped for spontaneous "Californio" rebellion didn't result at the time. [/FONT]
    [/SIZE][FONT=Arial][SIZE=2] [FONT=Arial]Although the sun emblem had been added to the War and Naval Ensign of Argentina in February of 1818, it is unlikely that Bouchard knew about it. Most likely he didn't know of the modifications and flew the older bicolour *****ed flag without the sun on the center *****e. One of his ships, the "La Argentina," became the first Argentine ship to sail around the world flying the new national flag.[/FONT]
    [/SIZE][FONT=Arial][SIZE=2] [FONT=Arial]After his short stay in Monterey, de Bouchard's small fleet attacked Mission San Juan Capistrano in Southern California, then raided other Spanish ports in Central America[/FONT][/SIZE]

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    http://www.loeser.us/flags/california.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ordie View Post
    Actually, Argentina did claim California when Argentina Privateer Bouchard with acrew of Hawaiians sacked both Monterey and Santa Barbara and stayed for several weeks.
    How'd that work out for them?

    I do enjoy the trivia, though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by armored_diplomacy View Post
    California is the main source of p*rn in the world.
    I hereby declare my love and gratitude for that wonderful State.
    Thank you, California.

    Also: it was under Argentine rule !

    After his short stay in Monterey, de Bouchard's small fleet attacked Mission San Juan Capistrano in Southern California, then raided other Spanish ports in Central America


    http://www.loeser.us/flags/california.html
    That's my home town you *****, I'm going to punch a random Argie for this.

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    I can't say I hate California. I make some herpy derpy jokes about it occasionally but not much else.

    Quote Originally Posted by BloodyTalon View Post
    How's winter treating you guys?
    It's actually been fairly mild. There was about a week and a half span where it was about 40 each day but besides that it's been good.

    With heatstroke season fast approaching I know I'm gonna miss these 50-75 days very much.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Laworkerbee View Post
    That's my home town you *****, I'm going to punch a random Argie for this.
    While you take care of my lands over there () you can visit this place:

    http://danapointchamber.com/about-dana-point

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