Street Name Predictions for 2013

Cargo Cult - Who is John Frum? He is known to us by many names, this Visitor from Elsewhere, dispenser of endless abundance and wielder of mysterious technologies: John Frum, Quetzalcoatl, Osiris, "Bob." His cargo is splendid, his generosity boundless, his motives beyond our understanding. But across the ages and around the world, the stories all agree: one day he will return, bearing great gifts. Our theme this year asks three related questions; who is John Frum, where is he really from, and where, on spaceship Earth, are we all going?

Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby MyDearFriend » Fri Nov 30, 2012 4:47 pm

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Bwahahahahahaha, yep Knowmad I am constantly amazed at how much work there is around here for Darwin, still. :lol:

Come on, let's have some street name predictions.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Elorrum » Fri Nov 30, 2012 4:49 pm

area 51 for A street
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby MyDearFriend » Fri Nov 30, 2012 4:56 pm

Dude, how'd you do that?

Excellent start, Elorrum! 8)
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby knowmad » Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:01 pm

Boknon or Bwini for B
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby MyDearFriend » Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:12 pm

Area 51
Boknon or Bwini (or Bob)
Cargo
Deal
Expectation
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby FIGJAM » Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:21 pm

MyDearFriend wrote:Area 51
Boknon or Bwini (or Bob)
Cargo
Deal (Deathstar)
Expectation (Extraterrestrial)



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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby maladroit » Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:35 pm

Could do stars, probably has been done before. Antares, Betelgeuse, Castor, Deneb, Electra, Furud, Giedi, Haedus, Izar, Jabbah, Kochab, Lesath.

Wood types: Aspen, Birch, Cherry, Dogwood, Ebony, Fir, Gum, Hemlock, Ironwood, Jatoba, Kaya, Larch

Astronomers: Agrippa, Brahe, Cassini, Dyson, Encke, Fleming, Galilei, Herschel, Innes, Janssen, Kepler, Lagrange

I dunno.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Nov 30, 2012 7:50 pm

F is for Frum? (Then we get to call it Frump. Win-win!)
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Savior69 » Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:37 pm

Authoritarian
Branch Davidian
Church
Devotee
Evangelical
Falun Gong
God-like
Heaven's Gate
Infidel
Jonestown
Krisna
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Mr White » Sat Dec 01, 2012 2:02 am

Street Name ideas: Andromeda, Bootes, Carina, Draco, Equuleus, Fornax, Grus, Hydra, Indus, Lyra,Musca There are no constellations that start with J or K though...
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sun Dec 02, 2012 9:08 pm

Astaroth
Buddha
Christ
Daniel
Ezekial
Frum
Gilgamesh
Hecate
Inannna
Janus
Kali
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby bmix » Mon Dec 03, 2012 9:32 am

This year could go a few different ways... I like Simon's list of religious figures. I'm thinking if it's not that, it might be items related to Cargo Cults in general, maybe shipping terminology mixed with vague allusions to religious practices. So here's my shot (last year I sucked; I think I got maybe one right):

Aboard/Airstrip
Barrel/Bulk
Crate/Container
Dock/Deity
Embargo/Express
Freighter/Frum
Goods/Gods
Hatch/Harbor
Island/Indigenous
John/Jacket
Knot/Kilo
Lading/Load

Also, for the record: I think they should just scratch Ring Road for good and keep Rod's Road permanently. It would be a nice legacy.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Dec 03, 2012 7:55 pm

bmix wrote:Also, for the record: I think they should just scratch Ring Road for good and keep Rod's Road permanently. It would be a nice legacy.

I'm pretty sure that they are way ahead of you on that.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby ladyasteria » Wed Dec 05, 2012 6:56 am

bmix wrote:
Aboard/Airstrip
Barrel/Bulk
Crate/Container
Dock/Deity
Embargo/Express
Freighter/Frum
Goods/Gods
Hatch/Harbor
Island/Indigenous
John/Jacket
Knot/Kilo
Lading/Load



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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby bmix » Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:04 am

theCryptofishist wrote:I'm pretty sure that they are way ahead of you on that.

Awesome. I know they've used it for the last 2 or 3 years, but wasn't sure if it was a "done deal," so to speak. I assumed it was, but you know how that goes.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby gerflash » Thu Dec 06, 2012 11:33 pm

I agree wholeheartedly with bmix on permanently designating "Rod's Road".
On the rest, let's not get too, too esoteric, okay? The early suggestions seemed more accessible than some of the latter.
For K: how about Koolaid?
For J: Jonestown, of cuss.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby JStep » Thu Dec 06, 2012 11:50 pm

Abraham
Bikini Atoll
Conspiracy
Death Cult
Earth Mother
Freemason
God
Heaven's Gate
Illuminati
Jonestown
Kilroy
Leary
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:39 pm

gerflash wrote:For K: how about Koolaid?
For J: Jonestown, of cuss.

When I was going to high school they were burying the bodies in a mass grave across the street.
From the perspective of 35 years, those aren't really all the clever outside high school.
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2013 Street Name Predictions

Postby Dr. Dust » Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:59 pm

Ascension
Bounty
Cascade
Desire
Entropy
Fortune
Gesture
Holiday
Indica
Jägermeister
Kingdom

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Re: 2013 Street Name Predictions

Postby junglesmacks » Thu Mar 14, 2013 2:14 pm

Uh.. you're a little late..

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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Eric » Thu Mar 14, 2013 2:17 pm

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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Dr. Dust » Thu Mar 14, 2013 2:22 pm

I searched and couldn't find it! oops. thanks Eric.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby GreyCoyote » Thu Mar 14, 2013 4:35 pm

Avro
Boeing
Curtis
DeHaviland
Electra
Fokker
Grumman
Hawker
Ikarus (sp is correct)
Junkers
Keystone
Lockheed
Messerschmitt
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Drawingablank » Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:07 pm

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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby CornMan » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:17 pm

If they haven't been officially named yet but I can't find it:

Airplane
Bulk
Crate
Delivery
Embargo
Freight
Gateway
Husbanding
Itinerary
Jetsam
Kanban
Load
Manifest
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby tattoogoddess » Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:39 pm

What we have so far-

A- Airstrip
B- biggie sized
C-consumer
D-desiderata
E-Extraterrestrial
F-false idol
G-GDP
H-holy
I-
J- John frum

Collected from here in placement threads and rock star Liberians research. Anyone know what I is?
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby Captain Goddammit » Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:47 pm

tattoogoddess wrote:Anyone know what I is?


No... what is you??

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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby tattoogoddess » Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:58 pm

I have no idea. If I knew my life would be a lot easier. :shock:
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby CornMan » Tue Jul 09, 2013 11:03 pm

tattoogoddess wrote:What we have so far-

A- Airstrip
B- biggie sized
C-consumer
D-desiderata
E-Extraterrestrial
F-false idol
G-GDP
H-holy
I-
J- John frum

Collected from here in placement threads and rock star Liberians research. Anyone know what I is?


Those are nice, non-sentimental names.
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Re: Street Name Predictions for 2013

Postby feralstitches » Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:44 am

Hello all! this is what I found on burnermap
I-Interstellar
J-John Frum
K-Kowtow
L-Lassie Faire
M-Magic
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