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I Was Born In California

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    I was born in California, and raised there, and at the time of this posting, still live there.  We are considering moving to Texas though, since its cheaper.  You have to be a freakin millionaire to afford California living these days!  Especially in Santa Barbara...
    Twinsmom4 Twinsmom4 26-30, F Jan 22, 2008

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    Yup It's Where I Started From..

    I was born in Southern California, but when I was still an Infant my parents decided to uproot and move on up to Oregon, where I was raised in a small town.   I did get to spend some time in Cali growing up, we had family in a few places down there and I always enjoyed...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel 31-35, M 7 Responses Jun 23, 2009

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    Yep That's Right California

    Porterville California to be exact, and they left there soon as i was born we came to cave junction oregon when i was 5.not much to tell.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 27, 2010

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    Cali Girl

    I was born in San Jose but I don't really remember living there. My parents split up when I was only a few years old.
    jessicalynn88 jessicalynn88 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2013

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    Glendale

    I was born in Glendale but was moved to Oklahoma, of all places, when i was a mere 3 weeks old. I thank my parents for letting me be a native Californian though!!
    dreammergirl dreammergirl 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 14, 2011

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    Artesia

    We lived in Paramount (on a turkey ranch no less) I was born in Artesia because Paramount didn't have a hospital.  We moved to Long Beach when I was 5.  Between the ages of 5 and 30 I never lived farther than 5 miles from the beach.  Spending almost all of my...
    gettinsum1 gettinsum1 56-60, M Feb 1, 2010

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    Cali-forn-i-a

    I WAS BORN IN PARAMOUNT CALIFORNIA IN 1993. AND IT WAS REALLY TOUGH GROWING UP. I GREW UP IN COMPTON MY FIRST 8YRS. THEN I MOVED TO NEW JERSEY. SPEND A COUPLE OF YEARS HERE. AND FINALLY MOVED BACK TO BELLFLOWER THEN BACK TO MY HOMETOWN OF PARAMOUNT. NOW I LIVE IN NEW JERESY AGAIN...
    JBecerra JBecerra 18-21, M Jan 13, 2011

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    Which I constantly get made fun of for.

    But oh well I just wanna go back someday.
    toriaaaaa toriaaaaa 13-15, F Jul 3

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    I was born in May 21 1999. i was born 2 days after my cousin and i was born on my sister's 6th birthday. I was suppose to be born on June 4th but due to having a faint heartbeat...
    daniel147 daniel147 13-15, M 2 Responses Dec 7

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    Hello everybody. My name is Heidy. I have spina bifida, (lipomyelomeningocele.) I am in my early twenties and it definitely has been an interesting journey. When I was born my...
    heidyh heidyh 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 16

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    I think I was born in the wrong decade... I listen to everything my parents listened to. I never listen to modern radio. My favorite band is Queen and Guns n' Roses. My vinyl...
    guitarist101 guitarist101 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    I was born 5 days before Christmas and a day before winter but I hate the cold! I'd take tha heat over snow anyday
    mizzdimples mizzdimples 26-30, F Dec 2

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    i was born on december 17 1991
    JJsFate JJsFate 22-25, M Dec 9

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    I was born in the wrong body. That is why on this site, I identify as a girl.
    PrincessPeachToadstool PrincessPeachToadstool 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    i want to make good friends who was born in 1982. my birth is 25th on february.
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F Dec 10

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    My mother told me i was born with caul when i was 21 I am still learning ALOT growing up I've always had vivid dreams, could see hear and feel spirits, knew when danger was coming...
    CrownedWoman CrownedWoman 22-25, F Dec 13

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    I was born in south Tunisia ..such a dirty ugly place full with ignorant people who only think of dert violence bullshits and sex ...i never know my dad ..he is in jail becoz of...
    Mariam1996 Mariam1996 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Taylor Swift is trying to make being born in 1989 cool. I guess it is kind of cool, being the last babies of the 80s. Sure, we don't remember it, but we were there.
    flyawayhome flyawayhome 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    seriously born in the wrong generation
    keke8714127 keke8714127 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    you know by seeing the privileges that the current generation enjoys, I always feel that if I were born lil late so that I could also enjoy like them.. :)
    abbaaas abbaaas 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    When I was little I always wanted to be a girl I played with girl toys but my parents didn't let me dress up like one. After I got over that obsession I got right back to it in 2...
    dcnascar dcnascar 70+, M 4 Responses Nov 27

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    During 1989, in the midst of a lunar eclipse, I came to be known as Jacqueline. As the first offspring of my family, I was blessed with much attention and care. Years have passed...
    kittylin kittylin 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    Ahh the time where you there was a balance between a 'real' childhood and the digital age. I miss my childhood. It was somewhat lonely but also very fun. I had a lot of Barbie...
    Fierrrrce Fierrrrce 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 17

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    please join..http://www.experienceproject.com/groups/Bicurious-Bisexual-In-NYC/954235
    marilife marilife 31-35, F Nov 28

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    Anyone else? =D I think we have curious things, the people from this month.
    AlekseiDishington AlekseiDishington 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    Spina Bifida a birth defect of the spine that occurs when the baby's spine fails to close during the first month of pregnancy.
    TheKillerShot25 TheKillerShot25 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 6

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    Gordon copper called me , I got in! Ready to start taking the cna class. Life's getting better.
    randaleigh randaleigh 13-15, F Dec 7

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    Class of 86... Pacifiers up! How is life thread her. Where are you in life. Share...........
    feint30 feint30 26-30, M Dec 13

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    I love men in suits and ties. Such a turn on
    princessalicia princessalicia 22-25, F Dec 14

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    I feel quite old. And although I think my life has been through a lot of changes, I dont feel very different. Its quite sad. I still feel sensitive about some stuff. It's stupid
    luvsoylatte luvsoylatte 26-30, F Dec 14

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    I feel like I should have been a knight in the Middle Ages.
    oneperson93 oneperson93 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 15

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    Sometimes I have trouble speaking face to face. I get stuck.
    TheKillerShot25 TheKillerShot25 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    You were given thins life because you were strong enofe to live it.
    bunny98 bunny98 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hiya hi hiyee I was born and raised in palm springs but I';ve lived in LA for the past 10 years
    HollywoodBlonde HollywoodBlonde 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 7

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    October 17,1997 1:10 pm. Most people wouldn't define the day of their birth as their strongest moment, but for me its a day i will forever define as my strongest and hugest...
    withpaincomesstrength withpaincomesstrength 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    I was born in 1929 and to celebrate my birth the World went into recession followed by a World war. The World was really pleased to see me. I can't take all the credit though...
    dangler1 dangler1 70+, M 2 Responses Dec 3

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    Well I have no doubt on the question. I was born gay. Never have fancied a female. To me being gay is as normal as being straight Luckly for me my parents excepted that being gay...
    thegaychef thegaychef 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 7

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    I wish I was born a cat lol cats have it easy :P
    SkateColorado SkateColorado 13-15, M 2 Responses Dec 9

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    I come from a family of 9 kids. We are all tall fair skinned and several are red heads. I have one sister who looks nothing like the rest of us. She was born in a hospital in...
    Amazerin Amazerin 56-60, F Dec 11

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    Sure we are, what did you think I was born straight and one day I thought, I think I'll be a lesbian. Hey why not, it will **** everyone off, hahaha. Grow up and get over it!
    LilChickadee LilChickadee 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    56th post..This will be my last post on the Sydney siege. 2 innocent lives were lost early this morning, as a selfish individual stormed a coffee shop and decided to play God for a...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 15

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    I have been in so many very bad situations. I have survived being taken by 2 serial killer's working together. Also the green killer at a separate time. I am having a hard time...
    oneluckylexi oneluckylexi 46-50, F 3 days ago

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    I wanted to post my story so Moms and Dads of premature babies have hope. My son was born 23 weeks gestation and my other son almost 25 weeks gestation in 2009 weighing below a...
    sparrow412 sparrow412 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    I was Bullied ever since i started school because i had Hearing Aids because i am partial deaf when i was born me and my mom had Toxemia so we both almost died but i glad i am...
    jadelynthompson jadelynthompson 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    I was born with s birth defect, and my father didnt know, so he would hit me real hard, i used to hide from him, but he would find me.
    EmoAngelOfLight EmoAngelOfLight 13-15, F Dec 14

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    All i want is someone to look at me and tell me honey u will be fine..just keep walking ..just keep trying..i m currently a heart full of sadness..i dont no how else to put it...
    sunnsood sunnsood 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 15

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