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Writing for the Journal means never needing to know where you are [Mar. 8th, 2011|11:18 am]
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[User Picture]From: lbmango
2011-03-08 05:07 pm (UTC)
My first question was "why are they talking about Minneapolis?" My second question was "Do people refer to camberville as 'the twin cities' around here?"
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[User Picture]From: rufinia
2011-03-08 06:37 pm (UTC)
I know, right? I did the same thing.
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[User Picture]From: rmd
2011-03-08 07:11 pm (UTC)
I think only in the context of the 'twin cities plaza', which isn't where that story takes place.

(the 'twin cities plaza' is the strip mall across from sav-mor liquors that has a big supermarket, a dollar store, some kind of guitar place, and which used to have a service merchandise and i'm old so i still think of it as "the service merchandise stripmall" sometimes)
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[User Picture]From: ron_newman
2011-03-08 07:20 pm (UTC)
There is a 'Twin City Plaza' off McGrath highway, with a Shaw's and a Marshall's. It used to also have a Service Merchandise and an Office Max.

I guess the developer called it that because it straddles the Cambridge-Somerville city line. But of course this is not where Target and AJ Wright are located.

Edited at 2011-03-08 07:22 pm (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: icecreamempress
2011-03-09 04:03 am (UTC)
Yes, exactly! He was doubly wrong, assigning the wrong name to the wrong plaza.

And then he took the trouble to respond in the comments but not to correct the story.
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