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Sure Signs You Grew Up in the South

You know the best vegetables are fried and that football is life
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Y’all, we need to settle down and talk about the South for a little bit.

Life is a little slower down South, and it may be because everyone spends all day being as polite as humanly possible. But growing up in the lower region of the United States gives you more than just, yes, a Southern accent — it also offers an experience that is unlike any other place in the world.

For the Sure Signs You Grew Up in the South Slideshow, click here.

Sure, growing up in the South means that a single snowflake will shut down the entire town. But you also know that growing up in the South means that you spent every Sunday with your family at the church down the street, that can only drink your tea extra sweet, and that the debate about the right kind of barbecue sauce really is intense. There’s nothing else quite like it. For these and 17 more sure signs you grew up in the South, click here.