Minneapolis is great. better yet, if the st cloud superman is still alive, contact him. From CityPages, January 2019: “Here in Minnesota, we like to think of ourselves as a thriving progressive oasis in the middle of the Midwest. The cold and driving conditions will be a learning curve for you if you move here. My parents moved to Sartell last year. There’s no doubt about it: living in the Twin Cities makes us happy. Sometimes the lakes freeze and theres no snow. /r/Minnesota is what YOU make it! Wherever you go, there you are. There's some really good, relatively inexpensive places here, so that's a plus. (okay, unless they can predict the future it's unlikely st joe will every be a "city;" and to call it such means you are a blow-hard, hence the terminology of "blow.") actual experience they've been fine. I know people here who say that they absolutely hate the winter and they can’t wait to move away from here. when I order a mixed drink + wear a kiffeyah it's assumed I'm gay by dumb (you) fucks; instead of - like - marha'ba; ism'ee michelangelo, ma i'sm hadrit'ek? uff da—my comment that I believe you’re responding to really struck a nerve. Minnesota is home to a number of Fortune 500 companies and the odds are high you’ll work for one of them. The city is pretty clean which is nice. The toilet paper's too thin..... edit: just re-read this and sorry, somehow equated roundabouts with 4 way stops. Cloud and seems to have the same sentiments. Besides, not being so close to family does have it's advantages, like not constantly getting bingo'ed about having kids, or not being there when you finally tell your family that you can't have kids, you've been snipped for years. At first I considered Michigan because it ranks low on cost of living and cost of owning a home, but then I realized I'd rather be happy. Unfortunately, no. And the generally smarter types here only read the old testament, my kind hates 'em because they were money changers at our Jesus's temple, yet they're really cool and know more about my supposed religion than even I do!??? I love Minnesota but it’s not a state for everyone. I'm not going to pay $400 in scalped tickets when they're basically on tour constantly and I can see 'em in Providence where I can fucking walk from my house to the dunkin' donuts stadium that's 2/3 full to see 'em live. Housing costs and traffic are bad. Also, my mom hates the cold and is transitioning into becoming a snow bird (living in a warmer state during the winter and MN during the summer). Maybe not even saint, (without the college) probably just "joe's.". You know, like what Garisson Keillor is famous for saying: "In Lake Wobegon everyone is above average." Meanwhile, New Mexico, West Virginia, Hawaii, Kentucky, and Texas are all sitting in the top five. Has my catholic "faith" really in fact just kept me ignorant about the others faiths out there, including the all-evil Jewish faith???? moved here from the caribbean 3 winters ago. but seriously - they should just throw in a light rail and make the damn thing automated. The Cost of Living Study provides a yearly estimate of the basic-needs cost of living in Minnesota, for individuals and families, by county, region, and statewide. Don't move here if you are unwilling to jump in and take advantage of all that MN offers. I moved here a few years ago. Did you make a bet with some friends about who can post the most pretentious wall of text? 49, just above Wisconsin and, again, Maine. Our homeownership rate gap put us at No. Being close to family and having a supportive job are what keeps me here and plan to stay here. /s. City Living Guide: What is it Like to Live in Rochester, MN? Now I take vitamin D starting in October and ending in April. oh, and Palestine is in Israel since you undoubtedly don't know the difference. 20 Reasons Living In Minneapolis Is The Best And Everyone Should Move Here. like, they ain't msp sucking down dunning kruger fumes and equating fucking Poznan with Paris. In a few years I plan on moving to a different state. Like, coming from … [Condon] On the $2,000 benefit bill, Rep. Tom Emmer is alone in MN delegation in voting no. In MN I have........MSP and that's it. We always rank at the top of being physically active, education and charitable giving, people are busy and they aren't sitting around waiting for new friends. A true Bostonian. 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