No It’s Not Gibberish! It’s Idaho Speak! How Many Words Do YOU Know?

It's not all about potatoes... We swear!

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 Dec 22, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


It's game time! Idahoans bleed blue for the:
Idaho University Bears
Boise State Broncos
Moscow University Mustangs

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


And the grass is always....bluer on the other side? They play games on blue grass called:
Uh, Blue Grass?
Ocean Field
Smurf Turf

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


Idahoans are always down for french fries as long as there's fry sauce.
That's not true. We only use ketchup.
Oh, absolutely. Nothing beats the combo of mayo and ketchup!

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


The rest of the country just can't get it, can they? Boise isn't pronounced Boy-Z, it's:
Boy - see. Duh!
Bo - say, clearly.
Boy - zay, get it?

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


Idaho is known for growing:
Celery
Green beans!
Potatoes!

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


But also for growing:
Cucumbers
Corn
Carrots

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


This finger food isn't as common or well known as something like chicken nuggets, but Idahoans do enjoy some:
Fried Green Tomatoes
Finger steaks
Rocky Mountain Oysters

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


Idahoans actually love taking trips to Hell.
Yes. Hell City, Idaho.
Yes. Hell's Canyon, that is. For white water rafting at Snake River.
Yes. It's a popular camping spot in the forest.

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


These berries are found in salads, pies, jams, and grow in abundance in Idaho. Out-of-staters better get their fill of:
Huckleberries
Blackberries
Boysenberries

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


But if there's one thing you wish people from outside of Idaho would get straight, it's that Idaho DOES NOT equal Iowa.
Uh, false.
True!

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


Who needs Coachella when you have ____ Music Festival in Boise?
Treefort
Woodstock
Lollapalooza

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


And why drop a ball on NYE when we can drop a:
Giant potato
Giant ear of corn
Giant huckleberry

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


You won't find a better view of the night sky and _____ than in Idaho, and that's a fact.
Venus
The stars
Comets

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


Idaho's ____ Falls definitely gives Niagara falls a run for its money.
Havasu
Shoshone
Multnomah

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


What was the event Idahoans refer to as "snowpocalypse"?
There wasn't enough snow that year which is unusual for Idaho
It snowed so much in 2016 that everyone was stuck in their house for days

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


Sometimes, it's totally possible for a traffic jam to be caused by cows on the road.
True. Sometimes it's tractors or geese though.
False! Why would cows be on the road?

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


"Can you grab my insurance card? It's right there in the ____ box."
Jockey
Hat
Lunch

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


Sure everyone may mistakenly think Idaho is only good for potatoes and is in the Midwest, but you just laugh along because you're damn proud to be from the _____ State!
Silver
Gem
Garden
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