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January 20, 2012 at 8:42 AM

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Video: "Are Seattleites snow wimps?"

After the arrival of the first big snow this season, The Seattle Times asks residents, "Are Seattleites snow wimps?"

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This question was initially posed by the L.A. Times and created plenty of local response, prompting Sportspress Northwest's Art Thiel to declare: "Critics of Seattle in snow: Shut the hell up" and many comments on

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Absolutely. We get snow two, maybe four days of the year tops. Add that to the hills... MORE
As a recent transplant from Boston where snow days like this are common,I think the big... MORE
So L.A. is saying this? They get 0.0 in of snow. Telling them to "Shut up" is... MORE

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