Silly us for thinking the questions would garner simple, straightforward answers. Our readers are nothing if not creative and here's a selection of some of our favorites:
Best Local Architectural Treasure
The Boise Capitol
The Boise Hole
Best Local Weatherperson
"That short guy."
"The guy with the mustache."
Best Local News Source
"Aint no sech thing in Boyzee."
"The retired cowboy at the end of the bar."
Best Place to See and Be Seen
Best Local Politician
"Are you serious?"
Best Local Television Anchor
"The blonde chick."
Best Place to Take a Non-Idahoan
"Back to where they came from."
"To the dick on Simplot's hill."
Best Local Bank
Best Local CD/Record Store
"People still pay for those?"
Best Local Karaoke
"Isn't karaoke dead?"
Best Local Strip Club
"None. Must at least have booze and boobs."
"Oh, hell no."
"The Bon Marche changing rooms."
Best Vegetarian Food
"You're sounding like my mother."