12 Privileges New Yorkers Have That The Rest Of The U.S. Doesn’t

Whether you’ve been a life-long resident or eventually moved here from someplace else, by now you know that there are so many reasons to love living in New York. With a state so big that’s full of so many things to love and amazing attractions to experience, we often forget to take the time to fully appreciate why exactly it is we enjoy calling the Empire State our home. Reminding you of why this place is so unique, read this list of luxuries that New Yorkers have that our friends and family in other states don’t.

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