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    12 Ways To Easily Identify An East Coast Transplant In LA

    Moving cross-country can bewilder even the hardiest adventurer. It takes a few years to master the cultural geography of Los Angeles. In the meantime, East Coasters have a lot of habits to unlearn. Here's how to easily spot one:

    1. Still wonders why LA seems to be overpopulated by skunks

    2. Surprised to learn that jaywalking is not just a Leno bit

    3. Still frustrated that it takes an inordinate amount of time for anyone to make a simple decision about anything

    4. Amazed at the percentage of new friends who've gotten a DUI

    5. Stunned by the percentage of men of all sexual orientations who dress like a T(w)weenager

    6. Frequently heard muttering phrase: "This pizza sucks."

    7. Concerned about the epidemic of celiac sufferers

    8. Still uncomfortable with casual nudity

    9. Frequently heard muttering: "Where can I get a decent bagel?"

    10. Jubilantly tweets about surviving their first "earthquake"

    11. Still wonders how people working on "projects" are able to pay the rent

    12. Is confused by boat shoes