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Old 08-16-06, 08:14 PM
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Orlando tops Angriest City List!

http://www.menshealth.com/cda/articl...0013281eac____

A study conducted by Men's Health magazine has found that Orlando, Fla., ranks No. 1 on a list of the angriest cities in the nation.

Top 100: Angriest Cities

"Orlando has never been a strategic military target, and yet the folks there are furious," the magazine said.

The magazine looked at the percentage of men with high blood pressure, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and FBI rates for aggravated assaults, as well as workplace deaths from assaults and other violence.

Those numbers were compiled by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Traffic congestion data were also a factor.

Orlando was joined in the top 10 by three other Florida cities -- St. Petersburg, Miami and Jacksonville.

Top 10 Angriest Cities

1. Orlando, Fla.
2. St. Petersburg, Fla.
3. Detroit
4. Baltimore
5. Nashville, Tenn.
6. Wilmington, Del.
7. Miami
8. Memphis, Tenn.
9. Jacksonville, Fla.
10. St. Louis

The rest of the list:

11. Chicago, IL

12. Tampa, FL

13. Jackson, MS

14. Albuquerque, NM

15. Charlotte, NC

16. Dallas, TX

17. Houston, TX

18. Tucson, AZ

19. Indianapolis, IN

20. Wichita, KS

21. Birmingham, AL

22. Providence, RI

23. Durham , NC

24. Altanta, GA

25. Washington, DC

26. Denver, CO

27. Philadelphia, PA

28. Baton Rouge, LA

29. Fort Worth, TX

30. Phoenix, AZ

31. Lubbock, TX

32. Cleveland, OH

33. Greensboro, NC

34. Cincinnati, OH

35. Arlington, TX

36. Los Angeles, CA

37. Buffalo, NY

38. Grand Rapids, MI

39. Boston, MA

40. Columbia, SC

41. Tulsa, OK

42. Aurora, CO

43. Seattle, WA

44. Sacramento, CA

45. San Diego, CA

46. Montgomery, AL

47. Raleigh, NC

48. Yonkers, NY

49. Oakland, CA

50. Fort Wayne, IN


51. Newark, NJ

52. Las Vegas, NV

53. Columbus, OH

54. St. Paul, MN

55. Charleston, WV

56. Kansas City, MO

57. New York, NY

58. Oklahoma, OK

59. Toledo, OH

60. San Antonio, TX

61. Riverside, CA

62. Modesto, CA

63. Louisville, KY

64. Honolulu, HI

65. Richmond, VA

66. San Francisco, CA

67. Bakersfield, CA

68. Spokane, WA

69. Milwaukee, WI

70. Jersey City, NJ

71. Lexington, KY

72. Little Rock, AR

73. Lincoln, NE

74. Billings, MT

75. San Jose, CA

76. Hartford, CT

77. Minneapolis, MN

78. Boise, ID

79. Anaheim, CA

80. Norfolk, VA

81. Austin, TX

82. Fremont, CA

83. Fresno, CA

84. Anchorage, AK

85. Cheyenne, WY

86. Rochester, NY

87. Madison, WI

88. Salt Lake City, UT

89. Omaha, NE

90. Pittsburgh, PA

91. Colorado Springs, CO

92. El Paso, TX

93. Sioux Falls, SD

94. Des Moines, IA

95. Burlington, VT

96. Portland, OR

97. Corpus Christi, TX

98. Fargo, ND

99. Bangor, ME

100. Manchester, NH
Old 08-16-06, 08:19 PM
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Well, ever since I moved to Ormond Beach, FL, I've generally been extremely angry. I do a good deal of work over in Sanford, so some of those bad vibes must be getting to me.
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Portland OR is 96. That pisses me off.
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6. Wilmington, Del.


What the fuck? My hometown is lame, not angry.
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This list SUCKS!!!!!
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Yup to many tourists, and lots of them are foreign and NONE of them can drive a motherfucking car!

Why is NY so far down on the list? it should be in the top 10 for sure!
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Originally Posted by Lateralus
Why is NY so far down on the list? it should be in the top 10 for sure!
NY has their pizza to keep them calm.
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Originally Posted by Lateralus
Why is NY so far down on the list? it should be in the top 10 for sure!
We're not angry. We just don't like you.
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Originally Posted by Lateralus
Yup to many tourists, and lots of them are foreign and NONE of them can drive a motherfucking car!

Why is NY so far down on the list? it should be in the top 10 for sure!
people aren't angry when they honk at you while the light is still red, they are just in a hurry
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Isn't Florida filled with cranky old retirees?

The people in NY are too busybusybusy and always hurrying, to be too angry.
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Originally Posted by dtcarson
Isn't Florida filled with cranky old retirees?

The people in NY are too busybusybusy and always hurrying, to be too angry.
Isn't Florida really New York South
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Yeah Fl!!

Trust me...there are some angry old people down here!

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No way can Fremont be angry. Too many mellow indian folks out here.
Of course I'm angry because I haven't had sushi this week.
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We're No. 28? FUCK YOUSE!
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Originally Posted by Bandoman
We're No. 28? FUCK YOUSE!

When did you move?


28. Baton Rouge, LA
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DisneyWorld is now The Angriest Place on Earth.

Originally Posted by Lateralus
Why is NY so far down on the list? it should be in the top 10 for sure!
YOU SONOFABITCH!! TAKE IT BACK!! GRRRRRR!!!
Old 08-17-06, 08:07 AM
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Originally Posted by Cartload
Well, ever since I moved to Ormond Beach, FL, I've generally been extremely angry. I do a good deal of work over in Sanford, so some of those bad vibes must be getting to me.
I used to live i n Ormond, and all those old people driving around can be pretty frustrating. You've also got the whole NASCAR and BikeWeek/Biketober decable as well.

As far as Orlando being the angriest city, I don't know.. I live here and am pretty laid back. The traffic doesn't even bother me that much, as I always leave way early to wherever I need to be. The only thing that pisses me off is the amount of spanish-speaking people we have here that refuse to learn how to speak English.
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Why I am I not surprised Detroit is in the top 5. It seems like we are always in the top 5 of every negative list. That just pissess me off to no end.
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Originally Posted by Canadian Bacon
Isn't Florida really New York South
I wish.
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Aarrrhhhggg!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Originally Posted by Lateralus
Yup to many tourists, and lots of them are foreign and NONE of them can drive a motherfucking car!

Why is NY so far down on the list? it should be in the top 10 for sure!
NY has something called public transportation. You don't have to sit in traffic like you do in Florida. Fear not though, Hillsborough County just ok-ed a 4 billion dollar beltway around the bay area. More highways will decrease the traffic!
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Interesting, but I have lived in Orlando and NYC and not sure where the criteria comes from...I know I am lot angrier now than I ever was. Yes old drivers are the suck, but I dont think anything compares to how much the MTA gets my blood boiling.
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Lists like this just piss me off.
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I've lived in 3 of the top 5. It all makes sense now.
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I always knew Baltimore was angry. They have a huge inferiority complex with DC.

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