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View Poll Results: What is your favorite Classical Greek city or state?
Athens 38 45.78%
Sparta 21 25.30%
Thebes 6 7.23%
Macedon 4 4.82%
Thessaly 0 0%
Corinth 2 2.41%
Argos 3 3.61%
Other 9 10.84%
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Old June 13th, 2012, 11:03 AM   #1

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Your favorite Classical Greek City or State?

Which Classical Greek city or state would you most like to be a part of and why?
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Old June 13th, 2012, 11:19 AM   #2

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For me, how could it not be Athens?
The world capital of free thought and philosophy and a very high standard of living. Many of the most brilliant minds of the time gathered together in one city-state. Excellent.
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Old June 13th, 2012, 11:32 AM   #3

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Well, if I choose by heart I will chose Macedon because it was and is my family's homeland.

However, my scientific nature would make me choose Alexandria, Halicarnassos, Smyrne or Athens.
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For me it is Mycenae because it is a beautiful, serene, and peaceful place and when I visited I felt connected.

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Old June 13th, 2012, 12:07 PM   #5

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Sparta, I think it would be really cool plus I come from a place nearby called Messenia
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Old June 13th, 2012, 12:16 PM   #6
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This is Sparta!!!!!
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Old June 13th, 2012, 02:22 PM   #7

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Sparta. A truly unique society and the progenitor of western, representative-democracy.
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Old June 13th, 2012, 02:35 PM   #8

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Syracuse. They're fascinating and under-represented.
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Old June 13th, 2012, 02:46 PM   #9

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Athens because you could really enjoy life... unless you were a woman.
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Old June 13th, 2012, 03:07 PM   #10

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Athens, of course. Most influential city ever.
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