Did you realize Coloradans say a lot of things that just aren't true? It's true.

Are You Guilty of Spreading Colorado Fallicies?

All of us who live in Colorado have probably been guilty at one time or another of misstating the reality of Colorado or spreading fictitious Colorado stereotypes. We probably can't really help ourselves.

People Need To Stop Saying This

There's one phrase that drives me bonkers. You've heard it - and the chances are you've probably said it. The fact is, the world would be a better place if we would all stop saying it because it is as silly as a kangaroo on a skateboard spooning frozen yogurt out of a brown paper bag in the middle of a Colorado winter blizzard in July.

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"This is Colorado - if you don't like the weather just wait five minutes."

Please, stop saying that. You've got to realize that Colorado's weather is no more unpredictable or ever-changing than any other state in the country. I have lived in five different states and guess what? Everywhere I have lived people say that exact thing about the changing weather.

I hate to break it to you, but there is nothing really special about Colorado's weather. Sure, the weather can change quickly in Colorado - but that's true anywhere in the entire country.

Annoying Things Coloradans Say That Aren't Really True

The fact is, there are a lot of things that Coloradans say - and things that are said- about Colorado that really aren't true at all. This is just the tip of the iceberg, but here are a few selected nuggets - annoying things that are said about Colorado that are only make-believe.
 

You Know You're From Colorado When...

We all remember the Jeff Foxworthy jokes back in the day "you might be a redneck". What made those ridiculous stereotypes so funny is because they had just a tiny bit of truth to them. Well along those same lines I wanted to highlight a few ways of thinking that everyone from Colorado has. They are not bad things, just the way we do things and go about our business around here.

So here is a list of ways 'You Know You're From Colorado':

Tell Us You're From Colorado Without Saying You're From Colorado

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