The Corpus Callosum

Sorry Folks, But…

This
picture
just cracks me up.  

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I spent a fair amount of time growing up in ,
and still have a fondness for the place.  Anything that
promotes a positive image is welcome.  

Somewhere, I saw a list that had been kept by a postman who made note
of alternative spellings for “Ypsilanti” that appeared on letters that
people sent.  My favorite: Slippery Shanty.

Yspilanti’s main claim to fame is the href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ypsilanti_Water_Tower">water
tower.  I am too prudish to post that
picture here, but you can follow the link if you want.

Comments

  1. #1 Tracy
    December 15, 2006

    Oh please, that’s nothing compared to my city’s meat & two veg :D

    http://tallahassee.us.mensa.org/images/capital.jpg