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How My Neighbors Turned Me into a Permanent Minnesotan

People often talk about the iciness of Minnesotans, but I’ve found the opposite to be true

Definition: Skyway

The human aquarium of the Twin Cities

Definition: Minnesota Goodbye

The multiple, 15-minute stages

Definition: McGolden

Minnesota's state beer

Definition: Skol

Minnesotans come in every color, but our blood runs purple

Definition: Great Minnesota Get-Together

Loosen that belt and keep your eyes peeled for some of the best people-watching around

Definition: Up North

Let the pilgrimage begin

Definition: Corn's Up

Knee high by the Fourth of July

Definition: Pop

The word may feel cartoonish, but it's the perfect descriptor when you think about it

Definition: Juicy Lucy

What is this belt-busting Minnesota staple?