12 Things People From North Dakota Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

North Dakota isn’t necessarily the most popular state, and outside of misconceptions brought on by a movie and now TV series, a lot of people don’t really know much about it. I’ve even heard of a fellow North Dakotan being asked if we live in igloos up here! There are some things out-of-towners just don’t understand, and we constantly get stuck explaining them.

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What’s one of the weirdest questions you’ve ever had to answer about living in North Dakota? We are a little unusual sometimes and it’s not quite so wrong that people get confused, especially about these strange things only we do.