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Re: Threads you'll never see on aaroads.com
« Reply #25 on: October 21, 2013, 11:48:19 PM »

Idaho: Udaho?
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« Reply #26 on: October 22, 2013, 12:35:32 AM »

States without error signage: How many are there?

four

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I feel like we actually had this one once; at least, there was a series of photos posted of signs being placed immediately ahead of the ones they replaced.
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« Reply #27 on: October 22, 2013, 12:40:48 AM »

Idaho: Udaho?

Idaho is amazing, whether you like it or not [posted by anybody except corco]

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« Reply #28 on: October 22, 2013, 02:02:54 AM »

Wait... does more routes mean bigger or smaller? Please say bigger.
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Span wire stop lights banned (MUTCD) - I really wish this one was real.
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« Reply #29 on: October 22, 2013, 02:11:27 AM »

HOV Lanes installed on Chicago expressways

Beltline completed around Madison

I-98 in UP of Michigan. Oh wait... we might have that in Fictional highways ;)

Road trip: Milwaukee to West Allis

NYC expands BQE to 4-lanes each way.
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« Reply #30 on: October 22, 2013, 03:33:27 AM »

Speed Kills: supporting a national 10mph speed limit
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« Reply #31 on: October 22, 2013, 03:58:34 AM »

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« Reply #32 on: October 22, 2013, 04:15:42 AM »

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« Reply #33 on: October 22, 2013, 05:07:19 AM »

Threads that do not have solutions to problems dealing with roads.
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« Reply #34 on: October 22, 2013, 05:35:56 AM »

"Things Oklahoma DOT Has Done Right"

"OTA: Best Toll Agency in the US?"

"What Other States Can Learn From Oklahoma"

"I wish my DOT were as good as PennDOT!"

"Fonts Just Aren't That Important"

"The 1957 interstate shield is overrated"
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« Reply #35 on: October 22, 2013, 06:21:03 AM »

The pre-1970 U.S. shield is overrated. Seriously.
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« Reply #36 on: October 22, 2013, 08:19:44 AM »

Mid Atlantic: Maryland decommissions all pointless route stubs and old alignments

Off-topic: How far have you gone sexually?
(or, really, any thread about sex)

Why route clinching is a pointless dick measuring contest

Wait... does more routes mean bigger or smaller? Please say bigger.

It's not about the size, but how you use it!!!
(omg I just went there)

I simply love the fact that a woman wrote these responses.
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« Reply #37 on: October 22, 2013, 08:23:29 AM »

States without error signage: How many are there?

four


Which four?

Alanland

The Perkin's Union

Alanland East, which is west of Alanland and no one has ever visited due to it's incorrect location.

Antarctica
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« Reply #38 on: October 22, 2013, 08:50:59 AM »

Black Holes...Now mapped on Google Street View.
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Re: Threads you'll never see on aaroads.com
« Reply #39 on: October 22, 2013, 10:34:18 AM »

Mid Atlantic: Maryland decommissions all pointless route stubs and old alignments

Off-topic: How far have you gone sexually?
(or, really, any thread about sex)

Why route clinching is a pointless dick measuring contest

Wait... does more routes mean bigger or smaller? Please say bigger.

It's not about the size, but how you use it!!!
(omg I just went there)

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« Reply #40 on: October 22, 2013, 10:45:53 AM »

End of suffixed Interstate and US Routes

Return of State-named US shields

Replacing control cities with control states on Interstates

Bridge/tunnel from Key West to Havana

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« Reply #41 on: October 22, 2013, 11:48:47 AM »

I-98 Construction Rolls On In Upstate New York and Vermont. [Photos of Bridge Across Lake Champlain]

Harper Re-elected, Canada to Revert to Imperial Units By 2016.
Clinton to Convert All Highways and Cars to Metric By 2017.

Canada to Impose a Stricter MUTCD, Québec Forced to Adopt Bilingual Signage, Protests Ensue.
[Follow Up] Québec Now an Independent Sovereign State Following MUTCDC Mandate; Adopts Vienna Signage.

Entire Trans-Canada Highway Upgraded to Freeway, New Bridges to Newfoundland and Vancouver Island, New Branch to Labrador Along 138.

NJTP Extended to Port Jervis.

cpziliacus: At Last! 407ETR and A25 to Add Cash Lanes.

New Libertarian President Looking Into Tolling All Interstates, Some US Highways and More Bridges.

Contract Bidding from PennDOT: Manufacturing of Clearview Button Copy Elements.

PANYNJ and MTA to Accept Credit Cards at All Booths After Hike.
PANYNJ and MTA Adopting Universal $1.50 Toll.

CBP and CBSA Joint Project: All Land Crossings Open By 2020. Mexico Studying it too. Easier to Clinch Border Highways!
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« Reply #42 on: October 22, 2013, 12:01:46 PM »

residential streets you have clinched

pages you have opened the map to

equestrian-only road meet

peeing is cool

my renumbering idea: drawn from a hat at random

only six-digit interstates should be signed

redesigning the lane stripe
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« Reply #43 on: October 22, 2013, 12:11:58 PM »

New National Parkways (e.g. Mason Dixon, Appalachian Trail, Continental Divide)

One control city at each end for a given route

NFL realignment (Los Angeles gets two teams)

New Potomac River crossings

New Chesapeake Bay crossings

Freeways across Manhattan revived
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« Reply #44 on: October 22, 2013, 12:26:48 PM »

-The Invisibility Thread
-Schuylkill Expressway to be widened
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« Reply #45 on: October 22, 2013, 01:49:12 PM »

-Construction gets completed on the following freeways:

a. I-480 and extensions of I-80 and I-280 in San Francisco
b. I-695 in Boston, plus I-95 gets rerouted through it
c. I-494 Crosstown Expressway in Chicago
d. I-70, I-83 and I-170 in Baltimore
e. I-66, I-270 and I-695 in Washington, DC, plus I-95 gets rerouted through it
f. I-420, I-485 and extension of I-675 in Atlanta

-Chicago Cubs win World Series!
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« Reply #46 on: October 22, 2013, 01:57:35 PM »

Defecating is no longer hip and trendy

It just thundered

Someone emitted flatulence in an enclosed underground chamber

Bishop Brossart is the best high school in northern Kentucky
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« Reply #47 on: October 22, 2013, 02:29:04 PM »

MassDOT, AASHTO jointly announce the creation of Interstate Route 128 in the Greater Boston Area

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« Reply #48 on: October 22, 2013, 03:27:49 PM »

-The Invisibility Thread

That thread already exists. You just can't see it. Nobody can. :)
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Re: Threads you'll never see on aaroads.com
« Reply #49 on: October 22, 2013, 03:47:06 PM »


Ramps you have been on but not clinched

TROLLROADSNEWS: Bridge Tolls become Bridge Trolls

Has anyone clinched I-1?

World Series won 5 games to 4

Threads you'll see on aaroads.com but not aaroads.com/forum

First unassisted quadruple play ever

Bruins win 2013 World Series

Rule violation thread

News article: Roundabouts renamed to donuts

San Andreas becomes a real place
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