The 10 Things Outsiders Always Get Wrong About Pittsburgh

Let’s have a little fun today, fellow yinzers! We, Pittsburghers, know our city pretty well, and we’re proud to live here. But, have you ever noticed that outsiders – usually those who have never even visited our beloved city – have some pretty outrageous misconceptions about Pittsburgh? Here are 10 of those misconceptions. Read ’em then add your own favorites to the comments below.

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What do you think are some of the biggest misconceptions about Pittsburgh? Join the conversation in the comments! Then, click here to read about the 10 telltale signs you were meant to be Pittsburgher.