@ted Good reminder that Oklahoma has "best city names" 100%. locked. down.
@ted I tried my best to get them to change "Abilene" to "Phantom City" in reference to the nearby (and unexploited) Phantom Hill and Fort Phantom, but it was like talking to a brick wall.
@n8 I'd visit there. You need to get the tourism board on it.
Heck, they changed it to Czechia just for tourism.
@ted I eventually did get a city councilman on board with the idea of renaming it by "proclamation" for the fair each year, but unfortunately type design needed me before I had time to build the coalition into a majority
@n8 would that be done... by proclamation? 😉
@ted I'm pen pals with a rural OK postmaster who writes V-mail missives on occasion.
@cosullivan interesting! Is there still a way to send it? Basically seems like manual fax.
@ted I guess he'd print or recreate the V-mail and send it. I know he sent me a V-mail style letter a few years ago.
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