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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #225 on: August 28, 2015, 11:18:44 PM »

One more for this thread from my recent NH travels.  This one in Sandwich.



I prefer my sandwiches NOT to be recycled.

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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #226 on: August 29, 2015, 09:49:15 AM »

One more for this thread from my recent NH travels.  This one in Sandwich.



I prefer my sandwiches NOT to be recycled.
Would you like compost or trash sandwiches? We serve those here.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #227 on: August 29, 2015, 03:04:14 PM »

Apparently in the 31st century, sandwiches will indeed be made from recycled sandwich remnants. Leela says so.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #228 on: August 29, 2015, 04:59:18 PM »

Apparently in the 31st century, sandwiches will indeed be made from recycled sandwich remnants. Leela says so.
That's in a thousand years. But we can stop that future. Right?
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #229 on: August 30, 2015, 11:43:10 AM »


Somewhere in Kentucky there is a road called Gravel Road, which is paved. It is possible it was originally Gravel hence the name.
Old Shell Road in Mobile was originally paved with sea shells, hence the name.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #230 on: September 03, 2015, 12:06:04 PM »

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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #231 on: September 10, 2015, 05:31:11 PM »

Apparently in the 31st century, sandwiches will indeed be made from recycled sandwich remnants. Leela says so.
That's in a thousand years. But we can stop that future. Right?

Anyone for Soylent Green Sandwiches?
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #232 on: September 10, 2015, 05:40:40 PM »

Apparently in the 31st century, sandwiches will indeed be made from recycled sandwich remnants. Leela says so.
That's in a thousand years. But we can stop that future. Right?

Anyone for Soylent Green Sandwiches?
With your 650$ movie ticket. Movie tickets will be 650$ in the future.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #233 on: October 24, 2015, 04:15:51 AM »


Found this on the AARoads' Facebook page. This aptly-named road is on I-90 in Idaho.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #234 on: October 24, 2015, 12:20:35 PM »

Found this on the AARoads' Facebook page. This aptly-named road is on I-90 in Idaho.

I see a McDonald's and a big-box building. I take it the pleasant view is further down the road? :D
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #239 on: January 04, 2016, 01:02:24 AM »

I-85 in Virginia crosses under Poor House Road (no interchange available). I know this area of Virginia is economically depressed, so I wonder if there's any connection there.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #241 on: January 04, 2016, 06:15:43 PM »

I-85 in Virginia crosses under Poor House Road (no interchange available). I know this area of Virginia is economically depressed, so I wonder if there's any connection there.

Probably something to do with this:  http://www.poorhousestory.com/poorhouses_in_virginia.htm
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #242 on: January 04, 2016, 10:07:52 PM »

I-85 in Virginia crosses under Poor House Road (no interchange available). I know this area of Virginia is economically depressed, so I wonder if there's any connection there.

Probably something to do with this:  http://www.poorhousestory.com/poorhouses_in_virginia.htm

Thanks for the find. I had no idea that a "poorhouse" was an actual nonslang word for an actual place that was not related to gambling.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #243 on: January 16, 2016, 11:01:16 PM »

Saw a picture a co-worker posted standing under a street blade in Louisville. The street's name? Nanny Goat Strut.
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #244 on: January 17, 2016, 07:03:42 AM »

Saw a picture a co-worker posted standing under a street blade in Louisville. The street's name? Nanny Goat Strut.

I had to look it up.  And I found 2 blocks away is Billy Goat Strut Alley.  https://www.google.com/maps/place/Nanny+Goat+Strut,+Louisville,+KY/@38.2523237,-85.7385031,17z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x886972c5018bcf2b:0x1d7a259138e9815f?hl=en
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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #246 on: January 26, 2016, 08:54:53 PM »

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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #247 on: May 24, 2016, 06:02:55 AM »

There is an Old Old Alabama Road in Emerson, GA.


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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #248 on: May 24, 2016, 01:38:57 PM »

Bakersfield, CA:

https://goo.gl/NaHwlA

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Re: Funniest street names
« Reply #249 on: May 24, 2016, 04:13:12 PM »

With your 650$ movie ticket. Movie tickets will be 650$ in the future.

But that's only the discounted rate for senior citizens and Supreme Court justices.
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