11 Foolproof Ways To Make Someone From Michigan Cringe

We Michiganders are a pretty welcoming bunch. Sure, we take our sports teams seriously and will defend the natural beauty of our state to the death, but we try to adhere to classic Midwestern values of kindness and understanding. That said, there are a few surefire ways to make us cringe — and while this might come across as judgmental, we’re only doing it because we care. Here are eleven things that will always be cringeworthy to true-blue Michiganders.

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Alright, fellow Michiganders: it’s your turn. Are there any other cringeworthy occurrences that should have been included on our list? We’d love to hear your thoughts and stories in the comment section below.