Cliff Note: This was originally posted on July 4, 2007. I am reposting this along with some of the comments that were made on the original post.
This was going to be a you know you might be from Cleveland post, but seeing that some of my readers are from the region and not Cleveland proper, I would expand it to Northeast Ohio.
You might be from Northeast Ohio if...
You think the regional motto is "Wait till next year."
You think the first sign of spring is the first orange barrel.
You think the orange barrel is the state flower.
A good portion of your wardrobe either has Chief Wahoo in front, or "James 23" on the back.
You don't look at a buzzard as a scavenger bird, but as a radio station mascot-WMMS or a town festival-Hinckley.
You find yourself singing the "Garfield 1-2323" jingle.
You know the correct pronunciation of Cuyahoga, Medina, and Trivisonno.
The words "A waaaaay back" are music to your ears.
Ditto with "WHAM with the right hand"
"Stay sick and turn blue" isn't an insult. Cliff Note:Saying of late night television movie host Ghoulardi and later, the Ghoul.
No hot dog is complete without Stadium Mustard.
Enemy list includes, John Elway, Bill Cowher, George Steinbrenner, and Art Modell.
You won't be caught dead wearing gold and black.
We celebrate two seasons-winter and July.
Cliff Note: From the comments on the original
mikedane said... You know your in radio when most of your wardrobe consists of station
And black and gold rules baby. they
get me plenty of donuts.
And from a new reader at the time...