10 Things People From Michigan Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

We Michiganders are a friendly bunch. There’s no doubt that we love to welcome our friends from other states and countries, and we’re certainly happy to show them what makes our state such a wonderful place to live — but that doesn’t mean our out-of-town kin always understand the life of a Michigander. Here are ten unique things that we frequently find ourselves explaining to visitors.

It can be tiring to explain these things repeatedly, but we’re certainly not complaining. After all, we’re fortunate enough to be residents of a genuinely unique, exciting, and fun-filled state.