Called it "THE city"Called Westchester "upstate"Grew up ON Long Island, not INBeen to MontaukBeen to that big duckKnow someone who has a place in the HamptonsPersonally know Hoodie AllenPersonally know Lindsay Lohan....or know someone who knows Lindsay Lohan......or know someone that knows someone that knows one of Lindsay Lohan's siblingsCan pronounce WantaghCan pronounce CopiagueCan pronounce HauppuageCan pronounce QuogueWent to a SUNY schoolHave at least 5 friends that went to NCC or SCCHave relatives in FloridaBeen to at least 3 Bar/Bat MitzvahsBeen to at least 10 Bar/Bat MitzvahsSeen a concert at Jones BeachBeen to a Billy Joel concertBeen to a birthday party at the Children's MuseumWatched News 12 only for school closings on snow daysPlayed lacrosse in high schoolHave a favorite dinerHave a favorite place to get bagelsHave a favorite place to get pizzaLove pizza bagelsOnly shop at King KullenHate the LIRR......but have taken the drunk train home more times than you can countKnow that Roosevelt Field Mall > The Source MallWent to a Sweet 16 that cost more than a weddingStopped at McDonalds drive-thru with your Driver's ed instructor (just me?)Dared a friend to ring the bell at the Amityville horror houseHad your wardrobe consist of only Hardtails, Solo Pants and Juicy TracksuitsKnew at least 10 boys in your school whose hair looked like Pauly D'sYOUR hair looked like Pauly D'sSpent your summers at Tobay Beach, Gilgo Beach, Jones Beach or Point LookoutWatched an episode of the Long Island MediumCrossed paths with the Gotti kids at least onceHave had Ralph's Italian Ices at least once each summerListened to Taking Back Sunday just because they were from Long IslandAlso Brand New for that same reasonKnow that you say caw-fee but hate when people are like, "what's CAW-FEE?!?!?!?!?"Know at least one person from Great NeckWent to sleepaway camp as a childDated someone that went to KellenbergKnow at least one person with the last name "Levine"
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