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11-10-2012, 06:15 AM
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Originally Posted by TheFinnishKulemin View Post
Plus Brampton and Mississauga are not Toronto. The GTA is different from Toronto itself. It's like saying that even though you live in Boston, you're actually a New York resident. They are part of the same megalopolis so it must be that...
Distance from downtown Toronto to downtown Brampton, as the crow flies: 31 kilometers (about 19 miles).

Distance from downtown Boston to downtown New York (Manhattan), as the crow flies: 190 miles (about 308 kilometers).

But, hey, what's an order of magnitude between friends?

Bonus reference:
Distance from Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum (current soon-to-be-former home of the New York Islanders) to Madison Square Garden (home of the New York Rangers), as the crow flies: ~21 miles (about 34 kilometers).

But "it's not Toronto."

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