You think all Pro football teams are supposed to wear orange!
You know all the 4 seasons: Winter, Still Winter, almost Winter and
You live less than 30 miles from some college or university.
You know what a buckeye really is, and have a recipe for candy ones.
"Toward the lake" means "north" and "toward the river" means south."
You've heard of the Great Nickel Beer Night Riot.
You know if other Ohioians are from southern or Northern Ohio as soon as
open their mouths.
You can spell words like Cuyahoga, Olentangy, Bellefontaine, Tuscarawas,
Wapakoneta and you know which letter is doubled in Cincinnati.
"Vacation" means spending a day at Cedar Point.
You measure distance in minutes.
Your school classes were canceled because of cold.
Your school classes were canceled because of heat.
You've ever had to switch from "heat" to "A/C" in the same day.
You know what should be knee-high by the Fourth of July.
You end your sentences with an unnecessary preposition. Example: "Where's
You install security lights on your house and garage and leave both
You think of the major four food groups as beef, pork, beer, and Jell-O
You carry jumper cables in your car.
You know what 'pop' is.
You design your kid's Halloween costume to fit over a snowsuit.
Driving is better in the winter because the potholes are filled with snow.
You think sexy lingerie is tube socks and a flannel nightgown.
The local paper covers national and international headlines on one page
but requires 6 pages for sports.
You know which leaves make good toilet paper.
You actually get these jokes, then tell 'em to your OHIO friends.