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38 Things Only People From Wisconsin Really Understand

Because when you say Wisconsin, you've said it all.

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1. You know cheese curds are fresh if they're squeaky.

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If they ain't squeakin', we ain't eatin'.

*Fried curds shouldn't squeak.

4. Cave of the Mounds is the greatest field trip destination of all time.

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Stopping at Little Norway is also pretty great.

5. Wisconsin is home to some of the coolest architecture in the country.

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Including Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Monona Terrace and Santiago Calatrava's Quadracci Pavilion.

9. Paul Bunyan's all-you-can-eat breakfast is the gold standard of all-you-can-eat breakfasts.

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No trip to the Dells or Minocqua is complete without a fat stack of flapjacks from Paul Bunyan's Cook Shanty.

11. Cheeseheads are appropriate for any occasion.

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From a family reunion to your daughter's wedding, cheeseheads are timeless.

18. The three commandments of brats:

36. You know exactly what to do when this song comes on.

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