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Old 22.09.2011, 09:10
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Re: Apt or amusing place names

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always amused by this town in North Carolina - Lizard Lick

http://maps.google.ch/maps?q=lizard+...ed=0CCkQ8gEwAQ
no time to check.. is that anywhere near "Rocky Mount" ?
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Old 22.09.2011, 09:23
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Re: Apt or amusing place names

There's a "village", on the outskirts of Bern, specifically dedicated to male relaxation and light relief.
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Old 22.09.2011, 10:24
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no time to check.. is that anywhere near "Rocky Mount" ?
actually yes - it's not too far from Rocky Mount ...
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Old 22.09.2011, 10:36
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I'm delighted to see that Intercourse leads ultimately to Climax ... nearly 4 hours later.
I like the instructions Google has given,

Driving directions to Climax, Mahoning,
PA, USA

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Old 22.09.2011, 10:39
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actually yes - it's not too far from Rocky Mount ...
fresh out of Uni. one of my first jobs was working as a buyer for a large US Dept store.. my major client was the "Rocky Mount Undergarment Co."

always brought a chuckle somehow.
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Old 22.09.2011, 10:48
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Re: Apt or amusing place names

My avatar is only a street in Lucca but I have since discovered a whole village called "Bastardo" in Umbria
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Old 22.09.2011, 11:10
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Re: Apt or amusing place names

Not a town, but a street I lived in in Oxford. Named after a famous (?) poet.
http://maps.google.ch/maps?q=crotch+...N&hl=de&tab=wl
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Old 22.09.2011, 11:18
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Re: Apt or amusing place names

How about names of sports teams?

Wikipedia reference-linkDeportivo_Wanka for example?
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Old 22.09.2011, 11:22
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Re: Apt or amusing place names

And let's not forget the infamous Wikipedia reference-linkFelch_Township,_Michigan
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