12 Hilarious Inside Jokes You’ll Only Appreciate If You Hail From Maine

You know those jokes you have with your best friends that only THEY can understand? These are the ones that date back to last week, last summer or even last year and remain funny forever. Sometimes it feels like Mainers have these same jokes. Whether we’re making fun of our accents, the way we give directions or the fact that we live in a place that hurts our face when we go outside some days, these have stayed funny for years. If you’re in need of a laugh today, check out these inside jokes only Mainers will understand.

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