Author Topic: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live  (Read 857523 times)

Offline PlatinumGuy

  • Dansdeals Lifetime 10K Presidential Platinum Elite
  • *******
  • Join Date: Apr 2011
  • Posts: 15140
  • Total likes: 2461
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 11
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1000 on: April 18, 2014, 04:07:25 AM »
Short for Anshei Shloieminu aka Unzer
״וזה כלל גדול: שישנא אדם כל דבר שקר. וכל מה שיוסיף שנאה לדרכי השקר יוסיף אהבה לתורה.״ - אורחות צדיקים

Offline Dan

  • Administrator
  • Dansdeals Lifetime 50K Diamond Elite
  • **********
  • Join Date: May 2008
  • Posts: 69764
  • Total likes: 18587
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 16442
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
  • Location: CLE
  • Programs: UA GS, AA EXP, DL Dirt, Hyatt Glob, Fairmont Lifetime Plat, DD Diamond, Blocked By @NeriaKraus
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1001 on: April 18, 2014, 09:54:59 AM »
Basically people who have a beard and wear a kapota on shabbos...
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

Offline moko

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Jul 2011
  • Posts: 4828
  • Total likes: 1710
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 2
    • View Profile
  • Location: BOS
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1002 on: April 18, 2014, 12:09:23 PM »
Basically people who have a beard and wear a kapota on shabbos...
does benei brak qualify

Offline Dan

  • Administrator
  • Dansdeals Lifetime 50K Diamond Elite
  • **********
  • Join Date: May 2008
  • Posts: 69764
  • Total likes: 18587
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 16442
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
  • Location: CLE
  • Programs: UA GS, AA EXP, DL Dirt, Hyatt Glob, Fairmont Lifetime Plat, DD Diamond, Blocked By @NeriaKraus
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1003 on: April 18, 2014, 12:13:37 PM »
does benei brak qualify
Kapota as opposed to a bekeshe, etc.
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

Offline ChAiM'l

  • Dansdeals Lifetime Platinum Elite
  • *******
  • Join Date: Jan 2010
  • Posts: 1851
  • Total likes: 51
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 4
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1004 on: April 18, 2014, 12:23:02 PM »
Kapota as opposed to a bekeshe frock, etc.

FTFY

Offline Dan

  • Administrator
  • Dansdeals Lifetime 50K Diamond Elite
  • **********
  • Join Date: May 2008
  • Posts: 69764
  • Total likes: 18587
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 16442
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
  • Location: CLE
  • Programs: UA GS, AA EXP, DL Dirt, Hyatt Glob, Fairmont Lifetime Plat, DD Diamond, Blocked By @NeriaKraus
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1005 on: April 18, 2014, 12:37:09 PM »
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

Offline ReadsTheT&C

  • Dansdeals Platinum Elite + Lifetime Silver Elite
  • *****
  • Join Date: Feb 2011
  • Posts: 687
  • Total likes: 43
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 6
    • View Profile
  • Location: NY

Offline AJK

  • Dansdeals Lifetime 20K Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 25537
  • Total likes: 749
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 15
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
  • Programs: United Concierge Key; Delta Global Services; American Chairman; US Airways 1K; Hilton Sapphire; Hyatt Tritium; Marriott Californium; Starwood Kryptonium; Hertz Plutonium; National Adamantium, Avis Executive Proactanium
Re: Interesting Articles...
« Reply #1007 on: April 28, 2014, 10:16:35 PM »
Cleveland #2, yashar koach Dan!
http://matthewcaseywilliams.wordpress.com/2014/04/28/the-most-affordable-places-in-the-us-to-raise-your-committed-jewish-family/

Just came across this article, and came here to post. Beat me!

Interesting list, but I can't say it's hard to argue with it.
2015: 116K bkd | 1.6M brnd | F: OZ,NH,AA,EK | J: UA,CA,TK,DL,TN,AF,VA | LIH,NRT,ROR,PEK,CNS,BOB,MEL,TLV & Pacific Hopper

Offline jj1000

  • Administrator
  • Dansdeals Lifetime 10K Presidential Platinum Elite
  • **********
  • Join Date: Jun 2008
  • Posts: 13867
  • Total likes: 6763
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 29367
    • View Profile
  • Location: The value of a forum such as this one is not in that one can post a question and receive an answer, but in that the question has most likely been asked before, and the answer is available to him that will but only use the search function.
  • Programs: 1. Search on google. 2. Search in the right board of DDF with a general word or two. 3. Read the wiki. 4. Read the thread. 5. Ask away.
See my 5 step program to your left <--

(Real signature under my location)

Offline efflpetzel

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Aug 2012
  • Posts: 2917
  • Total likes: 147
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 1
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1009 on: May 04, 2014, 12:24:39 AM »
Does anyone have info on the chassidishe group looking to move to Staten Island

Offline notanonymous

  • Dansdeals Lifetime Platinum Elite
  • *******
  • Join Date: May 2013
  • Posts: 2129
  • Total likes: 2
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 0
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1010 on: May 04, 2014, 12:35:44 AM »
Does anyone have info on the chassidishe group looking to move to Staten Island
That's funny.  Mamash as you posted this, my shver was showing me the article in the Ami.

Offline moko

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Jul 2011
  • Posts: 4828
  • Total likes: 1710
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 2
    • View Profile
  • Location: BOS
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1011 on: May 04, 2014, 12:40:17 AM »
Does anyone have info on the chassidishe group looking to move to Staten Island
they're not looking,  they're moving. Some already bought houses. A neighbor of mine bought there.

Offline TimT

  • Dansdeals Lifetime 20K Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Dec 2013
  • Posts: 22926
  • Total likes: 7409
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 12
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1012 on: May 04, 2014, 01:08:56 AM »
they're not looking,  they're moving. Some already bought houses. A neighbor of mine bought there.
Are they all from one kehilla or is it a diverse group ? & is the neighborhood there ok with chasidim moving in ?

Offline Freddie

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Apr 2013
  • Posts: 3236
  • Total likes: 310
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 1
    • View Profile
  • Location: Pittsburgh
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1013 on: May 04, 2014, 02:01:54 AM »
Very interesting gallup pole, 50% of Illinois residents want to move out.

http://www.buzzfeed.com/ryanhatesthis/heres-a-big-map-that-shows-you-how-badly-everyone-around-you?bffb

http://www.gallup.com/poll/168770/half-illinois-connecticut-move-elsewhere.aspx

Chicago generally rates very high on the "misery index."

Funny thing though, most Chicago people never move out, they just wish they could. It's an easy place to get trapped.

Offline efflpetzel

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Aug 2012
  • Posts: 2917
  • Total likes: 147
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 1
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1014 on: May 04, 2014, 02:12:50 AM »

Are they all from one kehilla or is it a diverse group ? & is the neighborhood there ok with chasidim moving in ?
1) diverse group
2) good question

Offline Joe4007

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Feb 2013
  • Posts: 4101
  • Total likes: 163
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 11
    • View Profile
  • Location: NY
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1015 on: May 04, 2014, 03:57:58 AM »
Looks like New Yorkers are prouder than Clevelanders after all. Or is it the Cincinnatians who ruined the poll...

http://www.gallup.com/poll/168653/montanans-alaskans-say-states-among-top-places-live.aspx?

Offline YankyDoodle

  • Dansdeals Platinum Elite + Lifetime Gold Elite
  • ******
  • Join Date: Mar 2011
  • Posts: 959
  • Total likes: 53
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 6
    • View Profile
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1016 on: May 04, 2014, 08:21:56 AM »
Looks like New Yorkers are prouder than Clevelanders after all. Or is it the Cincinnatians who ruined the poll...

http://www.gallup.com/poll/168653/montanans-alaskans-say-states-among-top-places-live.aspx?
Polling by state is a ridiculous way to judge, any given city has much more in common with other states than they do with most of their own.

Offline skyguy918

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Mar 2011
  • Posts: 4097
  • Total likes: 857
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 1
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
  • Location: Queens, NY
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1017 on: May 04, 2014, 10:18:38 AM »
Looks like New Yorkers are prouder than Clevelanders after all. Or is it the Cincinnatians who ruined the poll...

http://www.gallup.com/poll/168653/montanans-alaskans-say-states-among-top-places-live.aspx?
Let's put this in perspective - Alaska beat out Hawaii by 9%. This tells you more about how good a fit a state is for its actual residents, not how good a state is in general. The top 10 are all among the least populous states (Texas being the exception).

Offline Achas Veachas

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Jul 2012
  • Posts: 4806
  • Total likes: 115
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 3
    • View Profile
    • Torah && Tech
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1018 on: May 04, 2014, 10:34:54 AM »
Let's put this in perspective - Alaska beat out Hawaii by 9%. This tells you more about how good a fit a state is for its actual residents, not how good a state is in general. The top 10 are all among the least populous states (Texas being the exception).
Maybe that tells you more about the herd mentality of people who feel like they need to live in the city when really they would be happier living on a ranch in Wyoming.

Offline Joe4007

  • Dansdeals Presidential Platinum Elite
  • ********
  • Join Date: Feb 2013
  • Posts: 4101
  • Total likes: 163
  • DansDeals.com Hat Tips 11
    • View Profile
  • Location: NY
Re: The Pros And Cons Of Where You Live
« Reply #1019 on: May 04, 2014, 10:36:01 AM »
Let's put this in perspective - Alaska beat out Hawaii by 9%. This tells you more about how good a fit a state is for its actual residents, not how good a state is in general.
Last I checked this thread was about how good a fit a state is for its residents and not how good a state is in general...