11 Weird Side Effects Everyone Experiences From Growing Up In Milwaukee

Growing up in Milwaukee is an experience unlike any other. Your childhood consisted of music festivals all summer long, endless brats and frozen yogurt, and some strange vocabulary. Whether you’ve moved on for Brew City, or still reside in your hometown, you’ve inevitably ended up with some weird side effects as a Milwaukeean. Here are eleven of the most obvious habits you just can’t shake.

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Being a Milwaukeean sure is strange sometimes, though we wouldn’t change it for the world. What weird side effect has stuck with you? Let us know in the comments! Are you feeling homesick for Milwaukee? Check out these eight MKE-missing remedies.