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Mike and I had fun doing this ... this is mike paula's husband ...

1 )what u know about the old hotel on w. state street when PG hopped out of the limo with the grey leather suit wI them Iil dreads in his hair and five finger rings

2) you're not trenton if you wasn't at the cold chliin concert @thewar memorial build. wi big daddy kane, me shan. krs 1 and shantee red alert rnarley marl then pg fightin Ie in front of devito's

. 3) your not from trenton if you wasn't at the redman concert @ the y on pennington ave when the walls was sweating

4)wheD BIZ made Leroy from Wilbu.r section feel like the bitch he is. My nigg!! Biz!!

5)you're not from trenton if you never got a pair sneakers from sneaker seller then a hotdog down the street Or) the comer called texas weiner ...

6)you're Dot from trenton if you never had ice cream from of the jack and jill ice cream truck.. 7)you're not from trenton if you never had a sleepy storky burger by the high .

8)you',e not from trenton if you wasn't at the hun vs the high when "manehild" john lindsay destroyed hun

You know you're from Trenton when ...

You went West Indies Thursday Friday and saturday You went to RC's on Wednesday

Fabulous was the after the club spot to get some wings a. cheesesteak and those thick fries

you went to. RC's) Blue Note, 99's) Club 88 or At Lees for the Go-Go Chicks (Wilbur Section's Finest and The West Ph:i1iy Rejects!)

You know you from TRENTON" if you got a CIillRCH RAT PICTURE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1"

You Witnessed the Big Fight that finally shut down West Indies

You now at least 5 guys named Original, Power, Supreme or Born

You would go to The Ewing Indoor Marker to get Your Two Color Lees, Starter Jacket with matching Hat, 3 or 4 finger ring, Fat gold rope chain, Fake Cazales and the Boom Box that took 20 D Batteries

You couldn't wait for the Summer Leauge games to hear Freedom crackin jokes on the guys who thought they

could play ball!

you know your from Trenton when you know all of the Poor Righteous Teachers songs and albums ...

You know you're from Trenton if you rememeber panyin HARD at First Choice and BT's Lounge!!!

You know you're from Trenton if you remember that homeless dudes used to hang out all day at the library on Academy Street.

You know you're from Trenton if you had friends or family who lived in Hamilton, Ewing and Lawrence who thought only Trenton had drug addicts.

Yon know you're from Trenton if you remember when crack took over your neighborhood back in the mid. late 80's.

You know you're from Trenton if you ever saw somebody strip butt-azz nekkid in front of everybody because they were trippin off of too much sherm

You know you're from Trenton if you know that Trenton police used to train their K9's at a spot across the street from Jr. 5.

you remember when there used to be a carnival in the padciug lot where Forman Mills is.

The 609 bus used to be the T bus .

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You knew ' Slim " the security guard from Jr. 2 and trenton High

You remember the parties held at The Boys Club or at MCCC downtown.

You knew which teacher(s) were getting high

You knew what tcac:her{s) at Trenton High. were' banging' students, but everything was on the downlow. when you remember partying at the Electric Playground!

you couldn't wait fQ;!; the infamous annual "Heritage DaY" downtowal

you know your from Trenton if you went to "Bristol Pool" and everyone from Trenton was there!

Hold up .... you know yo from Trenton when you went to Weed & Seed after school everyday!

IF U KNEW ABOUT THE TALENT SHOWS :MR CAlN HAD AT JR 3

you know what "poppin' pencils" means and you could amaze people from other cities with your break in one hit skillz ....

you knew anyone that could hit two flips off of those rusty tied up springs onto those dirty mattresses was destined for glory ..

You thought the devil could see you through those holes in that wall in Cad Water Park ...

The Trenton Thanksgiving Parade was actually about something and it seems as if' everybody' went

You know you're from Trenton if you ever moved way. and came: right the phuck backl l :-)

you wandered around lost your flTSt few days in Trenton high you would tty to play it off like you were just cutti'n class ..

you knew how to make tight circles around fights and pushed the fighter right back in when they got too close to the circle ..

Everybody outside of Trenton, said Tren Ton, while those born inside the city said TREN-IN. Yeah Ebonies!'

Growing up in Trenton, why were there 8 bars located within a 1 mile radius from your perspective horne? Here are the names of some located in my area ... Daddy's Place, Los Amigos, Fantasy Lounge, Thunderbird <--( Now a vacant lot.iyeah ), Triple H liquor store, Blue MOl};,

Remember Capitol Roller rink? Again shut down by knuckleheads.

Remember the dances at Trenton High? .... That was until the continuing fighting between' The Mafios . and 'Miller

Homes' shut that down. Thanks guys for the legacy you left. How many years you're serving?

You're from Trenton if you know where' Vietnam' and I The Gator Pit' are ...... Stuyvesant Ave / Wilbur Section respectively.

yOU know u from trenton when wilbur section and north trenton would fight just about everyday. when you use to shop at sneaker seller across from Trenton High.

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you know u from Trenton when you were allowed to leave th b 'jrli .. n

the old chicken place where rite aide is. e U1 ..... "'6 for lunch and go across the street to

You know you're from Trenton if your church is within walking distance ofa bar or liquor store, You know you from Trenton when you bring a Halo Flinn bag to the beach. loll

yOU know you ~om Trenton wh~n you remember taking the T bus to the mall on Saturday

You know you're from Trentolllfyou remember buying your nrst "album" from Ac R d fun

Ave. e ecor son ceton

You know you're from Trenton if you remember "The Pink Panther" pimp type dud h d J

wear Pink. had a pink Caddy and the whole nine, .... e W 0 use to a ways

You kn~w you're from trenton if you remember when East Trenton was considered the most "hood' f 11

the sections. 0 a

You ~ow you're from T~to? ifyo~.remernber there was always a girl fight in Jr. high and YOIl and your b~ddies would be on the SIdeline W31tm for somebody's tyttie to pop out. (l can't believe I'm admitting this ... lol)

You know you're from Trenton if you knew every summer without fail, some East Trenton dudes were going to come fight some North Trenton dudes. :_(

You know you're from Trenton if you remember when the city would turn on the fire hydrants and let the kids play in the water, And you're REALl.. Y from Trenton if you remember when dude from the block would just tum it on himselfc.lol,

You know you are from Treton if you know "Kung-Fu Joe" ... The black guy that walks around with the Karate shoes and mumbled ... .and if you got him mad enough he might chase you real quick

Ummm.c..Let's not forget.i...

- ABOUT THE KllLER CLOWNS!!!! TIlEY WERE REAL

- THE BASKETBALL GAMES AT "CAD-WATER" PARK TN THE SUMMER

- TRENTON INDOOR MlffiKET (WIDCH IS WHERE MCCRORY'S & ALL THOSE OTHER STORES

USED TO BE) -M&MDEU

- YOUR SCHOOL TOOK YOU TO ROMEO & JULIETS FOR A PIZZA PARTY

You 'know you from trenton if you ever bought a hoagie: at the hill top sandwich shop on stuyvesant. Or if you played little league baseball at MKL park. or you got free: lunch at the park. or you wrote your name in a tree at " Kat Water Park" after spltting On that bear and running through that stankin ass monkey

house .. .lol. Yall remember when Rakiim got booed at the war memorial or when Me Lyte came to the carnival

You Know you from Trenton "When the word "Bitch" is part of 1,11' regular vocabularyl!'! ! (Man A Bitch Tired as rlelI!!!) Lmao

everyone knew the guy down the block robbed So and so's house but no one Gould prove it so you had to beat him up just in case he did".

it takes you about a year to trust someone that had just moved in from another part of Trenton .. Even though you hung with them just about every day .. ,

you get upset when someone from Ewing claimed they were from Trenton .. when you know at least one person that Was supposed to go pro but never did ...

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You knew only a handful of people that was allowed in all parts of Trenton.

When you remember when Quakerbridge mall had an indoor play area in the floor with big ass animals you could climb on and hopscotch built into the carpen ok I might be the only one that remembers thisbut 1 used to love sliding down the hippos butt lmao). And when woolworth in the mall had a restauraa! next to it. .. just named Restaurant

you knew when there were also the 98 possee.zhe domination crew,the unknown posse,

You know you from Trenton when the "Summer League" At Cadwalder park was the place to be and the biggest game would be Grants Express Vs. Candlelight.

you know you from trenton when you can drive tbru the whole city in ten minutes

you know you from. trenton. when shrimp boat use to be at five points

you know you from trenton when skippy jakes had the longest check cashing line in the world

Remember the Public Meat Market On N_CliDton Ave.

If u remember when the Miller Homes had tenants.

You know you are from Trenton when you caught the bus to EP"s on South Broad St.

You used to drive thru Cadwalder Park ~ust because.' Remember how long it would take to get thru there sometimes? And remember the old guy that was the security guard who everybody would get angry at because he would put up the barricades because it was soooo packed and he wouldnt let you drive tb.ru!

Levi jeans) a champion sweat shirt and some patrick ewings was II. hook up. 101 .... you stayed at the La Mirage on Route 1

.... you got double rooms at the Macintosh, Red Roof or Howard Johnsons .. __ you know where the Ace Motel is

.... you have an exit 7~A shirt

you raced to Nino's after a night out at Joseph's, ..

You know you from Trenton if you walk into a crowded room full of people not from Trenton like you are the toughest person in the crowd, because you are from Trenton! Hahaha, I know r do

I still got my Exit 7 A t-shirtl I air dry it so it won't shrink and I wear it in public, Everyone asks me, "'What is that on the front OfyOUT t-shirt" 1 be like, "What?! It's a NJ Turnpike Ticket--I'm from Trenton b!tch!" Seriously

.. Ginos was located where City Blue is

.. National Shoe Store, Dunhams, Mcdonald's and Lipman jewerly was downtown __ You use to go to the Electric Playground on South Broad St.

.. You use to go to basement parties called Sessions and wind till break a dawn .. Biz Mark and McShan came to the War Memorial Building

. _ You went to the Trent Motel

You bow you are from Trenton

),..if you remember big Tizmo and his breakdancing crew!

__ .if you ate French Fries from Mr.Jones' stand during the SIIn'Q;n~ league games ... (for the ladies) if you had a pair of jellies that got your feet dirty

... 1t you remember watchmg !ods thppnn' on an old mattress

... ifyou couldn't wait until the summer time to stay out late (back when kids actually had to wait until school was out until they stayed out late)

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... when going to Great Adventures was like going to Disney

... when the neighborhood actually looked out for each other!! !!!!!!! ! !!! Wow- that's a big one.;

If you remember going to Borden's in Morrisville

You know you from Trenton If you remember when Steve Worthy and Derrick Ashburn played for Trenton High. and their basketball team was the BOMB ... or if remember when PLEX (DJ PLEX) and UNIQUE(Jimmy Black) were Best friends ... LOL

And Prospect Village when it did not have one way in and one way out.i.Alse Remember the Drill Teams ... the Smooth Steppers ... LOL

Oh Shannon don't forget the Name Belts from the Indoor Market to go with that shin with your name on the Back ... LOL

If you know what a "Comeback" js t

"""·**Only a few niggas goin know what this about ......

The narcs used to be called the "Pro-Active Unit". Ya'll remember PacMan, Itchy and Lafayette.

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C'mon now. How you gonna forget Caldwalder Summer Basketball games. Than everybody chilled out on Stuyvesant until the boys forced everybody out.

To go back even further, living in Miller Holmes and everybody on your floor had free cable from breaking

in one of the utility room. '

The "HBD's" from Miller Holmes Home Boys Only LOL.

YOU KNOW YOU FROM TRENTON WHEN AFTER. THEY SHUT THE Y PARTIES DOWN WE WENT TO PA AND TOOK OVER THE FIZZ (DA CLUB @DA SHERATON HOTEL) AND MADE THEN CLOSE THAT SHIT DOWN FOR FIGHTING ALL TIlE TIME!!

U KNOW U R FROM TRENTON WHEN U KNEW WHAT 682,901,808 THE BOTTOM,DIVINE LAND,GATOR PIT WAS .... WHEN EVERYBODY WENT TO QUAKERBRlDGE MALL ON SATURDAY .... WHEN THAT THE KID LEE FROM SEAT STREET CAME TO THE CAPITOL AND TORE IT UP BREAKING .... THE PARTIES SOUTH TRENTON AT THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB ..... THE PARTIES AT LAWRENCE CENfER. ... WHEN JR3 WAS CALLED JUNGLE 3 .... WHENUHAD BEEF wrra THE ANOTHER SIDE OF TRENTON BUT STTI...L WENT TO WILLINGBORO TALENT SHOWS AND BEAT WILLINGBORO UP TOGETHGER EVERY YEAR ... , WHEN U COULDNT DRIVE DOWNTOWN ... KNEW ABOUTTIIECARAVAN ..... CHILLININ CAD WATER PARK IN THE SUMMER .... U KNOW U FROM TRENTON WHEN u USE THE WORDS B!TCH AND PU$$Y ALOT1!!!t!!!

And you DEFINITELY know you from Trenton if.; a nigga say 'weed spot' ... and the first thing that pops in ya hea.d is ...

Fountain Ave.

You remeber when there was a grocery store called W estside TIrriftway On Hermitage Ave.

You walked on the tracks "old railroad" to get where you were going .

.Fine Fall' used to be Shop Kite.

Kings Fairsround-nuff said

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You know someone who went to Bud's and actually ordered their wings fried hard!

The reservoir didn't have a big gate aroung it, and you went to the top to throw snowballs Or sled down.

North Trenton (Donnelly Homes) was called Divine Land for all the 5 percent "Gods" that lived there.

Trenton High ruled sports in Mercer County- PERlOD!

101 you know u from Trenton when everytime srunthin go down its always On the "Blvd" lol!l

As a kid you owned a tshirt that bad your" side" of trenton on it .... Instead of "Crips" and "Bloods" you had "Lanka Lank". "Hill Top" and "Black Top"

You swam a.t the "lee Tea Lake"