April 18, 2011 9:25 AM Subscribe
I'm trying to gather a list of regional pejoratives for cities and suburbs. Like here in Oregon USA, we refer to Springfield as "Springtucky," and Clackamas as "Clackansas". In Denver they call Aurora "Saudi Aurora" or "Guadalaurora". "Spocompton" is a common epithet for Spokane, WA.
posted by yalestar to Society & Culture (217 answers total) 23 users marked this as a favorite
Obviously, some of these might be offensive, so please recuse yourself if you see fit.