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What this city needs is a good tag line

Original post made by Desperate for a tag line on Mar 6, 2008

Friends and neighbors,

In the spirit of civic engagement, I believe what this city really needs is a good tag line. Something that really captures what this city is all about.

Just complete the sentence:

Palo Alto: The City That [insert rest tag line here]

or

Palo Alto: The City Where [insert rest of tag line here]

Perhaps we could even have a contest. Grand prize could be one years worth of free home delivery of the Sunday edition of the Palo Alto Daily News.

Comments (14)

Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Mar 7, 2008 at 5:46 am

Palo Alto - 58,597 caring, concerned visionaries and one grouchy realist.


Posted by Shalow Alto Works, a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Mar 7, 2008 at 5:46 am

The Problem is that there is nothing Cool about Palo Alto.


Posted by Resident, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 7, 2008 at 8:50 am

Walter, I love it.

Mind you, I don't think you are the only one.


Posted by fireman, a resident of another community
on Mar 7, 2008 at 9:05 am

Evil Empire.

Move from So Cal and have the City pay your mortage???

Frank and Russ, who else?


Posted by Fireman, a resident of another community
on Mar 7, 2008 at 9:22 am

So IT"S A MATTER OF PRIDE DOES NOT WORK FOR YOU??


Posted by Danny, a resident of Crescent Park
on Mar 7, 2008 at 9:30 am

Palo Alto: The City of Green and Gold


Posted by sound bytes suck, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 7, 2008 at 9:55 am

Palo Alto -- If You Can't Pay, Don't Plan To Stay


Posted by disgusted, a resident of Midtown
on Mar 7, 2008 at 10:15 am

Palo Alto- Sitting on its laurels


Posted by WilliamR, a resident of Fairmeadow
on Mar 7, 2008 at 4:47 pm

San Francisco calls itself "the city that knows how", so Palo Alto could be "the city where 57000 people will tell you how".


Posted by Peter, a resident of another community
on Mar 7, 2008 at 7:31 pm

Palo Alto: The Golden Ghetto


Posted by AWaltWatcher, a resident of Fairmeadow
on Mar 7, 2008 at 9:41 pm

Palo Alto: Walt's World
(A take-off of Wayne's World - Walt, have someone half your age explain the reference to you).


Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Mar 8, 2008 at 6:15 am

AWaltWatcher, have someone twice your age explain Brave New World to you, in words a Delta can understand. Ford bless you.
[see you in Wiki]


Posted by Not so fast, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Mar 8, 2008 at 7:05 am

Palo Alto--Home of the Climate Change Queen, Yoriko Kishimoto. Where no decision is made by the City Council until EVERYONE is satisfied.


Posted by Neal, a resident of Community Center
on Mar 8, 2008 at 10:40 am

Quit your carping. Palo Alto is the sweet spot on the planet.


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