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

Those who have never experienced life in South Dakota sure do seem to have a lot of questions. If you’re South Dakota raised or have lived here for a while, then you’ve probably have had to set some out-of-towners straight on their misconceptions or incorrect stereotypes or just educate them a little bit on life in South Dakota. Here is just a small list of some of the topics we have to explain the most:

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What other misconceptions or aspects of our culture do you often explain to out-of-towners?