14 Lies About South Carolina That Aren’t True, But The Whole Country Believes

Let’s face it, from politics to just about everything else, there are a lot of misconceptions about South Carolina, and a few unfair stereotypes about South Carolinians too. We’re not sure when or how these fallacies came to be, but let’s just roll up the sleeves now and put them to rest.

Here are 14 things about the Palmetto State that aren’t true, but the whole country believes:

The Palmetto State is the greatest place in the country to live and raise a family. It’s time to set the record straight on these and all other mistaken beliefs the rest of the country has about South Carolina. Did we leave any off the list? Feel free to add them in our comments!

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