What should the city currently called Wanganui be called?

Wanganui
25
42%
Whanganui
8
14%
Petre (original European name)
1
2%
Gonville
1
2%
Jobbieton
2
3%
Lawsville
2
3%
Rokekōrua
5
8%
The city formerly know as Wanganui
8
14%
I WANNA HIT MY KIDS
7
12%
 
Total voters : 59

Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Tama on Sun 6/Sep/09 1:17pm

As requested :)
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Tugboat on Sun 6/Sep/09 2:33pm

Gonville WTF??? It's like the suburb with no soul.
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby MattV on Sun 6/Sep/09 3:05pm

What about Tunnel Town?
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Tugboat on Sun 6/Sep/09 3:10pm

Didn't Newsboy once coin the alternative name for Wanganui as "Bumfuck Nowhere"?
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby MattV on Sun 6/Sep/09 3:16pm

It was Mr Havoc wasn't it?


Meh, I vote Rokekōrua - because it is.
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Tugboat on Sun 6/Sep/09 3:18pm

MattV wrote:It was Mr Havoc wasn't it?


Might have been. I remember they were outside Kaitoke Prison at the time (Wanganui's second largest employer is the Dept of Corrections coincidentally).
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Tama on Sun 6/Sep/09 4:48pm

MattV wrote:Meh, I vote Rokekōrua - because it is.

:D
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby hickie on Sun 6/Sep/09 5:07pm

I would suggest it be called Hicksville, but then it already exists :D :D
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby CrustyMTB on Sun 6/Sep/09 6:58pm

MattV wrote:It was Mr Havoc wasn't it?


Meh, I vote Rokekōrua - because it is.
Michael Laws would want it spelled differently, Maori can't spell in Maori, cause they're too busy beating up their kids apparently...
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby avantibill on Sun 6/Sep/09 7:23pm

WHat do the politicians from WHellington have to say about this?
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby MattV on Sun 6/Sep/09 7:31pm

I'm surprised that Roke kōrua only has two votes :huh:
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Tugboat on Sun 6/Sep/09 7:35pm

avantibill wrote:WHat do the politicians from WHellington have to say about this?


They don't care... WHanganui is full of wHinging wHankers.
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby Oli on Sun 6/Sep/09 7:36pm

Yeah, whuck owh whor whuck's sake!
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby E Dogg Capizzle on Mon 14/Sep/09 7:32pm

MattV wrote:I'm surprised that Roke kōrua only has two votes :huh:


I'm not. :eh:
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Re: Wanganui Name Referendum

Postby E Dogg Capizzle on Mon 14/Sep/09 7:34pm

:ib:
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