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    21 Very Specific Things That Define New England Culture

    The word "wicked."

    1. Candlepin bowling.

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    2. Calling sprinkles "jimmies."

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    3. Dunkin' Donuts.

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    4. The word "wicked."

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    5. Fluffernutters.

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    6. And whoopie pies.

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    7. Watching IMAX movies at a furniture store.

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    8. Calling these "bubblers."

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    9. And calling subs "grinders."

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    10. Duck boots.

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    11. Outlet shopping in Freeport, Maine.

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    12. Preparing for nor'easters.

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    13. Drinking Moxie.

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    14. Preferring Polar Seltzer soda to LaCroix.

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    15. Tax-free shopping road trips.

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    16. Owning this exact jacket.

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    17. Hellman's (NOT Best Foods).

    18. Tom Brady.

    19. Split-top hot dog buns.

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    20. Clambakes.

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    21. And finally, knowing at least one person who drops their "R"s.

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