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Old Posted Sep 12, 2019, 1:44 AM
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Older states in the east often had state boundaries determined by rivers and other bodies of water, and cities really liked being near navigable water in the olden days, so the big cities were often found at the edges of the states. Out west, these issue weren't at play as much, so you ended up with cities like Denver and Phoenix smack dab in the middle of a relatively arbitrary rectangle.
If a Pizza is baked in a forest, and no one is around to eat it, is it still delicious?
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