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20 Things You’ll Only Understand If You’re From Mass

20 Things You’ll Only Understand If You’re From Mass

You definitely aren't from Massachusetts unless these 20 things make sense to you.... Here are things you'll only understand if you're from Mass.

You definitely aren’t from Mass unless these 20 things make sense to you….

1. If you’re from Mass, you are Boston Strong.

Boston strong poster

2. Not everyone here has an accent.

funny Louis C.K. gif


3. You learn to root for the Red Sox before you learn to count.

cute Boston Red Sox outfit

4. Boston sports teams are the best in the world and you will never be convinced otherwise (don’t even mention the Yankees if you value your life).

cool Tom Brady pic

5. You remember the 2004 World Series vividly and have seen Faith Rewarded at least 10 times.

red sox

6. If you’re from Mass, you’ve definitely vacationed on the Cape.

cool Cape Cod lighthouse


7. You use the word “wicked” to describe most things.

cute wicked smaht t shirt

8. You “bang a u-ey” often, sometimes in the middle of the road.

crazy u-turn gif

9. You “bang a left” as soon as the light turns green.

adorable dog at the steering wheel


10. If you’re from Mass, you know crosswalks are for amateurs, so you just walk out wherever you want.

funny Man Repeller gif

11. Western Massachusetts is way more than just Worcester. Worcester isn’t even Western Massachusetts to people who actually live in the West.

what is this place? gif

12. It’s either called a bubbler or a water fountain.

funny Parks and Rec gif

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13. It’s Dunks, Dunkies, or Dunkin’ and it basically runs through your veins.

funny Jimmy Fallon gif

14. If you’re from Mass, you can pronounce Worcester, Gloucester, Haverhill, Leominster, and Dedham flawlessly.

funny pronunciation meme

15. You went on field trips to the Salem Witch Trials, Hancock Shaker Village, and/or Sturbridge Village.

funny Billy Madison gif


16. You’ve taken a class trip to the Freedom Trail and most likely had to recite “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere” at least once in your life if you’re from Mass.

cool Freedom Trail pic

17. You get confused when people talk about I-90 because you always take “the Pike.”

cute whatchu talkin bout Willis gif

18. The struggle is real when driving from exit 2 to 3 (the worst 29 miles of the Pike).

are we there yet? gif

19. You’ve gone to Tanglewood to picnic on the lawn on July fourth and to see James Taylor sing in concert (and you scream when he sings about the Berkshires in “Sweet Baby James”).

a cute picnic at Tanglewood

20. You have the most insane pride for your state and you boast of your hometown’s excellence simply because it’s in Mass.

Massachusetts pride

What are other things you’ll only understand if you’re from Mass? Share in the comments below!
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