I stole this list from a friend’s Facebook page, who herself stole it from Jeff Foxworthy and some of his comments about, “You know you live in New England.” I edited the list from the Facebook page to provide the ones I think are most true about us quirky New Englanders.
The reason this is making my Peace Corps blog is that it has been my experience that apparently New Englanders are easily mocked targets by other volunteers! Who knew!? New Englanders out there, did you know that people in the rest of the country joke about us quite frequently? I didn’t! It’s all in jest of course, but it has certainly been an interesting year hearing all the different perceptions (real or joking) people have about New Englanders. Here is Jeff Foxworthy’s take: