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Here Are 11 Crazy Traditions You’ll Totally Get If You’re From Mississippi

The South and tradition go together like cornbread and collard greens. So it should go without saying that Mississippi is filled with traditions and customs that outsiders may not understand. Here are 11 perfect examples.

Have you taken part in any of these traditions? What are some other traditions specific to Mississippi? Tell us in the comments section below!

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.