The people round here are really friendly, whether chatting in person or just exchanging greetings as you ride by. The dogs and the paper mill truck drivers however.......
I hardly saw another cyclist as I passed through this part of Virginia and North Carolina and the number of whoops, hollers and shouts from passing vehicles suggests that cyclists are a rare enough sight as to be worthy of verbal exclamation.
Greensboro seems like a fun little town that is growing but I didn't get a chance to explore much. It's another student town and conversation in the bar was of student and small town life.