I Just Learned What People From All 50 States Are Called, And Some Of Them Might Surprise You
"This is blatant Michigander erasure."
Recently, research director and Twitter user Natalie Jackson looked up the ~official~ terms for each state's residents and decided to share them with us all. BEHOLD, her findings:
That’s right — people from Massachusetts are called "Massachusettsans." I don’t even know how to say that word.
And like many others, "Michiganders" — er, I'm sorry, "MichiGANIANS" — are currently having an existential crisis.
Obviously, Twitter had a LOT of thoughts, jokes, clarifications, etc.:
Are you shocked by your home state's Official™ term for its residents?! Let us know in the comments!!!
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