You Know You’re From Connecticut If…

 

You have or know someone that has a Vermont ski house.

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You went to outdoor keg parties in high school and spent your nights hiding from 5-0.

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You knew ten people in high school that drove Honda Civics.

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You believed that it was illegal to buy beer after 8pm and on Sundays everywhere in the country.

 

You fiercely are a Yankee or Red Sox fan even though you have no state association with either of them.

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You jokingly tell visitors/tourists to make sure they “check out Bridgeport”- Hahahahaha.

 

You went through a phase where you believed Phish was the coolest band on Earth.

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You also went through a phase that you thought Dave Matthews Band was the coolest band on Earth.  This was usually right before the Phish phase.

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You don’t blink when you see deer on the side of the road or in your backyard.

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Wild turkeys walking down the street seems normal.

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You’ve drunkenly danced in the grass area of The Meadows at a concert.

 

You know what The Meadows was.

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Whenever someone asks where you from, you tell them “About ____(fill in the blank) minutes from NYC”

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You would never take public bus transportation.

 

Only you know how to correctly drive in snow.

 

You’ve complained about traffic on I-95 and Merritt.

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You can immediately tell someone directions to the nearest Starbucks and/or Dunkin Donuts.

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You think everyone should own a North Face.  After all, it’s cold here.

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You understand that a “grinder” is a sandwich.

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You hated the private school kids… and if you were the private school kid, you hated the “ghetto” public school kids.  There would be some kind of yearly basketball/football showdown.

 

You can tell a person is from Westport because they have whales on their pants.

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You have one friend that grew up on an awesome house on the water.  That person always also had a pool.

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You’ve always been secretly proud that the WWE is located in Stamford- and were outraged when they had to change their name from WWF.

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You’ve been mad about our taxes.

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You have strong opinions about where the best pizza is located in the state.

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Told/heard stories about the hauntings at Lake Compounce.

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You slept with a radio near your ear so you could hear the list of schools closed for snow days.

 

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