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    Posted on Nov 15, 2014

    21 Moments Every Midwesterner Experiences In Autumn

    When it snows in November and everyone drives four miles per hour.

    1. Realizing summer road construction is about to end.

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    There's still going to be traffic, but WHATEVZ.

    2. When the leaves start changing.

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    I NEED TO SCOOP THESE UP AND TAPE THEM ON MY WALLS.

    3. When you get another Snapchat of someone's pumpkin flavored food.

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    You're allowed to eat other things during this season.

    4. When your clothes barely match but you're determined to stay warm.

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    If you don't like what I look like, close your eyes.

    5. When your football team is doing unbelievably amazing:

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    *LIFE IS AMAZING*

    6. And when they're horrendous.

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    Goodbye, cruel world.

    7. When it starts getting colder and your friends elsewhere start complaining about the weather.

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    50 degrees is not cold.

    8. When you're driving on the highway in November and it snows.

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    We've done this before, people.

    9. When your weather app tells you it's going to get a little warmer than normal.

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    For now.

    10. When you get a randomly warm day after a streak of freezing days.

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    60 DEGREES? IS THE BEACH OPEN?

    11. Having to rake every leaf on earth almost daily for weeks on end.

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    Or maybe you have a leaf blower. In which case, your life is amazing.

    12. Realizing you will most likely be too cold or too warm to wear your Halloween costume:

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    13. When you see your bed after a cold, rainy, sunny, and probably also snowy day:

    14. When it finally hits below freezing and your friends want to go out.

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    Sorry, my bed and Netflix asked first.

    15. Putting aside your summer wardrobe.

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    Bring it on, autumn chill.

    16. And then taking some of it back out when it gets warm for a few days.

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    I shoulda known better.

    17. When someone jokes about going somewhere warm and with consistent weather.

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    My bags have been packed since the first day it dropped below 60.

    18. When at least one radio station starts playing Christmas music November 1st.

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    I can't tell if I like it or hate it yet.

    19. Having to sit at a football game in late November.

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    *brings blankets, towels, Snuggies, and a personal heater*

    20. The first time you scrape ice off your car windows before December hits.

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    21. And when someone mentions the upcoming return of the "polar vortex".

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    EW. STOP. LEAVE.

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