Alabama January 07, 2018
9 Reasons You Should Never Underestimate Someone From Alabama
Alabamians have always been unfairly stereotyped. Unfortunately, this isn’t going to change any time soon. Listed below are nine reasons why you should ignore the stereotypes and never underestimate someone from Alabama.
1. They exemplify true Southern hospitality.
Whether it's with a smile, a hug, or a simple "hello," Alabamians know the importance of showing kindness towards others.
2. They're always willing to help others.
Whether they know the person or not, most Alabamians will stop to help those in need.
3. They know their way around the outdoors and...
From hiking and camping to fishing and swimming, Alabamians always know the best spots when it comes to the outdoors.
4. ...the kitchen.
Alabamians have always been well known for cooking up a delicious meal.
5. They're always prepared for the unexpected.
For example, when it comes to weather, Alabamians have learned to always expect the unexpected, including snow.
6. They always know where to find the best bargains.
Alabama is home to many flea markets, farmers markets and thrift shops where residents love searching for bargains.
7. They're much smarter than you might think.
Because of their accent, Alabamians are usually stereotyped as being unintelligent. The truth is, Alabama is home to some of the smartest people in the nation.
8. They know where to find the best barbecue in town.
Over the years, Alabama has become a destination for barbecue lovers across the country. Considering the Yellowhammer State is home to the best barbecue you'll ever eat, this isn't surprising.
9. They're always up for a road trip.
Then again, who isn't? There's no better way to explore Alabama than by hitting the open roads.
What other reasons would you add to this list?
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