25 Reasons We're Thankful to Live in Phoenix

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25. Folks in other time zones have to deal with all that spring forward fall back baloney. Not us.

24. There's always a party going on, even on Thanksgiving.

23. Being landlocked, we're free of major natural disasters like earthquakes and hurricanes.

22. If/when California falls off the continent, we'll have prime ocean front property.

21. We have great neighborhoods.

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