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12 Stereotypes About Maine That Need To Be Put To Rest – Right Now

We’re from Maine and we’ve all seen a moose, that’s true. But, we don’t all spend our weekends hunting them while wearing plaid shirts and Bean boots. Some stereotypes make us laugh and, sometimes, make us proud! Heck yeah I’m not afraid to drive to the grocery store in my ATV! But, there are some that are simply incorrect. Here are a few stereotypes about our state and the people who live here that need to be put to rest once and for all!

What stereotypes do YOU wish would go away? Let us know in the comments on our Facebook page.

Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: