posted on Apr, 19 2013 @ 12:07 AM
Originally posted by pheonix358
reply to post by amraks
Thanks. Hobart is the Capitol City of Tasmania. That is in Australia, well, tacked on to the bottom anyway. Sorry, that is an Australian
While a little off topic it makes the point well. The opening post (Since altered by the OP with thanks) only had the town name and nothing else.
This happens a lot and for those of us not from the US it makes it difficult.
Question to prove the point. Off the top of your head name the states of Australia, not too difficult, there are not that many! Consider that a
Hope all the people are safe. I have been through a flood and it is very difficult for months afterward. I feel for them/.
How exactly do you pronounce that, because, there is a Hobart Indiana, However, it is pronounced Ho-BERT, I guess you have to live there to
understand. When I hear people say Ho-BART, of course, I correct them, and they still tell me I'm wrong. I tell them to go to a town close to it and
ask where it is, and you'd get A LOT of really weird looks. Sorry off topic.
On topic, yes, we here in Illinois, and Indiana are getting pelted by rain. I just came home from work, and I'm so glad I drive down the middle of
the road in the dark( only if there isn't any oncoming traffic) and if it is raining, I can't see for squat, for about 100 feet, the whole side of
the road was nothing but water, so I can feel ya. But I guess the rain is supposed to keep going for a few more days....unfortunately........