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Can you name the major US cities based on the following quotes?

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QuoteCityWho Said It?
'It felt like being in the center of the world, and I felt like I was a witness to history and I knew that the whole world was watching on television.'Krist Novoselic
'It's the only place where you pull up on the bus and you've got the grandfather, the grandmother, the kids and the grandkids—everybody's flicking you off.'Michael Strahan
'For the Erie is a-risin' / An' the whiskey's getting' low. / I hardly think we'll get a drink / Till we get to [city].'Phoebe Cary
'[city] has two seasons: Road Removal and Snow Repair.'Stephen Brust
' can't come to [city] and not show any skin. You gotta show something. If you're all covered up in this heat, you're gonna make me pass out out just to look at you.'Lil' Kim
'Were it not for the parks and monuments and great federal buildings that break up the monotony, downtown [city] would be a visual and architectural disaster.'Jonathan Yardley
“[city] is the product of modern capitalism, and, like other great commercial centers, is unfit for human habitation.”Eugene V. Debs
'[city] was where the social hemorrhaging was showing up. [city] was where the missing children were gathering and calling themselves 'hippies.''Joan Didion
'You will notice that there are thousands of old men with long white beards driving around the city's cruelly confusing one way system and weeping openly.'Joseph O'Connor
' I was at the library today. The guys are very rude. I said, 'I'd like a card.' He says, 'You have to prove you're a citizen of [city].' So I stabbed him.'Emo Phillips
QuoteCityWho Said It?
'If we can rebuild Iraq, we can rebuild Illinois and Indiana and if we can do Baghdad, we can do [city].'Carol Moseley Braun
'I love California. I practically grew up in [city]'.Dan Quayle
'South of the North, yet north of the South, lies the City of a Hundred Hills, peering out from the shadows of the past into the promise of the future.'W. E. B. Dubois
'[city] is 72 suburbs in search of a city.'Dorothy Parker
'“Real folk music long ago went to [city] and left no known survivors.”Donal Henahan
'If a person with a bullet in [city] can change the world, imagine a person with an idea could do.'J. Michael Straczynski
'Downtown [city] has more vacant buildings over 10 stories than any city in the world.'Meg White
'[city] - it's got everything. Sand for the children, sun for the wife, sharks for the wife's mother.'Ken Dodd
'About fifteen miles above [city] the river goes very slowly. It has broadened out there until it is almost a sea and the water is yellow with the mud of half a continent.'Frank Yerby
'[city] is the only town in the world whose skyline is made up neither of buildings, like New York, nor of trees, like Wilbraham, Massachusetts, but signs.'Tom Wolfe

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