13 Ways Texas Is America’s Black Sheep…And We Love It That Way
I think we can all agree that Texas is far from “normal,” (whatever that means) but the things that make us a little strange are also the things that make us incredibly unique. The other states might not understand, but we don’t have a history of caring too much about their opinions anyway. Here are 13 reasons why Texas is weird…and we wouldn’t have it any other way.
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Why else is Texas awesomely weird? What quirks about our state make you even prouder to live here?
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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