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10 Signs You’re From Michigan

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at MSU chapter.

1.     You can’t remember what it feels like to have temperatures above freezing.

2.     You locate your hometown by pointing to the location on your hand.


3.     You wore your Halloween costume over your winter coat at one time.

4.     The best part of turning 19 was that you could go to Windsor.

5.     It’s normal for friends to part ways for a while after the MSU vs. U of M game.

6.     It’s pop, not soda.

7.     If 70 mph on the highway is more of a suggestion.

8.     Potholes are so large you think they might be considered a body of water when it rains.

9.     You can easily get Better Made chips and Faygo.

10.  Our year has 2 seasons: Winter and Construction.

Alena Davis is a senior journalism major at MSU and co-campus correspondent for HCMSU. She hopes to pursue a career in magazines based in New York or Chicago. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, Instagramming and excursioning with friends. Follow her on Twitter: @alenaadavis & Instagram: @alenadavis