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If You're From Vermont, You'll Understand These 7 Things Immediately...

You were born and raised in Vermont. Whether you're from Rutland, Burlington, White River Junction or another city, you definitely can relate to everyone else in your state. After all, it's so small you're like one big (and majorly dysfunctional) family!

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1. The Leaf Peepers Are The Absolute WORST.

They drive 20mph, clog up the roads and they make the commute to work way longer than necessary. Between October and November we probably see at least 100 Florida plates in a single day. During this time, the car accident rates spike, road rage definitely spikes and you can't go anywhere without seeing older folk taking snapshots of every single tree they see.
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They drive 20mph, clog up the roads and they make the commute to work way longer than necessary. Between October and November we probably see at least 100 Florida plates in a single day. During this time, the car accident rates spike, road rage definitely spikes and you can't go anywhere without seeing older folk taking snapshots of every single tree they see.

2. On The Other Hand, Fall Is Our Favorite Season...

Hot coffee from Cumberland Farms, Uggs, sweaters and endless gorgeous colors. What's not to love?
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Hot coffee from Cumberland Farms, Uggs, sweaters and endless gorgeous colors. What's not to love?

3. Flatlanders Don't Understand What You Mean When You Say "Up Cellar"

Sometimes you wonder why the rest of the country doesn't use this term.
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Sometimes you wonder why the rest of the country doesn't use this term.

4. Nobody Even Knows Where Vermont Is

If you ask anyone right now, they'll probably point towards the northeastern part of the country and say "somewhere up there".
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If you ask anyone right now, they'll probably point towards the northeastern part of the country and say "somewhere up there".

5. Maple Syrup Everything

Maple syrup bacon? Maple syrup sugar? Maple syrup popcorn? Maple syrup cotton candy? We got it all.

Maple syrup bacon? Maple syrup sugar? Maple syrup popcorn? Maple syrup cotton candy? We got it all.

6. Vermont Is Home To The Smallest Capital In The Country

Montpelier is the smallest state capital in the entire United States, falling at a population of around 9,000. After all, we are the 6th smallest state, so I'm sure we already knew about this.
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Montpelier is the smallest state capital in the entire United States, falling at a population of around 9,000. After all, we are the 6th smallest state, so I'm sure we already knew about this.

7. That Our Ice Cream Is The Best Ice Cream

Only real Vermonters know that Ben and Jerry's is the best ice cream in the entire United States.
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Only real Vermonters know that Ben and Jerry's is the best ice cream in the entire United States.

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