Jul. 25th, 2010

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stolen from [livejournal.com profile] eredien

We're going to start by saying that this list? Pisses me off. For several reasons. One, the assumption that all of "Upstate NY" is the same, just because it's north of NYC. Yeah, not so much. E.g: where I grew up (in the middle), carbonated beverages such as colas and root beer are referred to as "soda." Where I went to college (in the SW of the state), they're "pop."
Also, I'm not a hick. I never have been. I am perhaps related to a few, and I think the argument could be made that some of the people I went to school with were, but I'm not.
But anyway, the list in question, bold items for things that were true, and my comments in italics.

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