10 Stereotypes About Oregon That Need To Be Put To Rest – Right Now
Oregon is widely misunderstood, thanks to shows like Portlandia, which depicts Oregonians as tree-hugging, DIY-obsessed, and overly-caffeinated weirdos. The truth is, there’s so much more to us than all that. We’ve come up with some of the biggest misconceptions about Oregon and the people who hail from from the Beaver State so you can put to rest these dubious notions once and for all.
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Here are just a few stereotypes about Oregon that just wont quit. Tell us, what misconceptions about Oregonians are you tired of hearing?
Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of the West Coast. She writes about Michigan for OIYS. Serena enjoys learning about language and culture and taking road trips with her beagle Ralph.
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