11 Awkward Moments Every Kentuckian Has Endured At Least Once

The world is full of uncomfortable situations—those times when you cringe and want to either roll your eyes or hide under a rock. Kentuckians are not immune to these instances. In fact, we seem to find ourselves in many Kentucky-specific awkward moments, especially when interacting with those outside of the Bluegrass State. Here are 11 moments that you’ve surely endured and will likely make you cringe again and again.

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The bottom line is, we’ll keep dealing with these awkward moments, and correcting others, as long as we have to. Because Kentucky is home and the love for our beloved state is strong. What do you think of this list? Did we leave anything out? Share your thoughts in the comments!