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How is it to live in San Diego? - 4/12/2012
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Jersey City, NJ

I heard great things about this city and I know that it has its problems, but since me and my husband are trying to get out of the freezing New York for a while, I would like to move somewhere warm yet friendly.

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re: How is it to live in San Diego? - 4/12/2012 - 6/7/2012
I moved here 6 months ago and even though I am only 37 I want to retire and spend the rest of my life here.

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