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What is your state the worst at? (Read 99 times)


Hip Hip Hooray

    I have no idea if this is even based on real data, but it's on the internet so it must be true.

     

    Go to the dentist, Oklahoma.  Ick.

     

     

     

    LRB


    Dreamer

      Most high school students injured by a weapon.  Huh? 

       

      How about worst roads, 'cuz we definitely have those!

      MRT: This too shall pass

      happylily


        Worst standard of living in Maine? I know people there aren't all rich, but what about Southern states? Wouldn't a few of them be worse than Maine? I like Maine... :-(

        PRs: Boston Marathon, 3:27, April 15th 2013

                Cornwall Half-Marathon, 1:35, April 27th 2013

        4 years racing, 15 marathons, 15 BQs     

          Well at least now we know where the term Masshole came from.

          Dave


          Refurbished Hip

            My state is awesome at drinking. 


            Refurbished Hip

              The last time I raced in Ohio, when we got cups of water at the end of the race they were filled with little black flecks from the air...


              Bad Ass

                Worst state for pedestrian safety!  TOLD YOU SO!

                Damaris, Marathon Maniac, Ultra Runner

                Blog

                "The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire."


                Hip Hip Hooray

                  Worst state for pedestrian safety!  TOLD YOU SO!

                   

                  I saw that and thought of you lol

                   


                  Bad Ass

                     

                    I saw that and thought of you lol

                     

                    Good thing Puerto Rico is not counted because it would win most murder rates and highest crime.

                    Damaris, Marathon Maniac, Ultra Runner

                    Blog

                    "The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire."

                      Kansas has "Worst Emergency Preparedness".  The upshot is that Oz weighs in with "most fatalities caused by houses falling out of the sky."

                      Awood_Runner


                      Smaller By The Day

                        I don't know about my state, but I am worst at giving shits.  I try, but don't give a single shit.

                        Improvements

                        Weight 100 pounds lost

                        5K 31:02 Sept. 2012 / 23:36 Sept. 2013 (Same Course)

                        10K 48:59 April 2013

                        HM 2:03:56 Nov. 2012 / 1:46:50 March 2013

                        MARATHON 3:57:33 Nov. 2013

                          I don't know about my state, but I am worst at giving shits.  I try, but don't give a single shit.

                           

                            Maryland:  Most cursing

                             

                            Well shit.  If that's all those fuckers have wrong, they have it pretty damn good.

                            Short term goal: 17:59 5K

                            Mid term goal:  2:54:59 marathon

                            Long term goal: To say I've been a runner half my life.  (I started running at age 45).

                            FreeSoul87


                            Runs4Sanity

                              Oh yeah, Indiana straight to a T. Even if this data isn't entirely based on facts, they are right about Indiana Sad

                              *Do It For Yourself, Do It Because They Said It Was Impossible, Do It Because They Said You Were Incapable*

                              PRs

                              5k - 24:40 (7:57 min/mile pace) 

                              10k - 54:39 (8:48 min/mile pace)

                              15k -1:24:04 (9:01 min/mile pace)

                              13.1 - 1:56:38 (8:54 min/mile pace)  New PR as of 10/04/2014 - 1:53:12 (8:39 min/mile pace)

                               

                                I grew up in the state with the "worst capital markets" (what does that mean, anyway?)  and now live in the land of binge-drinking with Mandy.

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