Let's face it, Texas is obviously the best state in the US.

No matter where you go in the US, there's a certain connotation associated with saying "I'm from Texas". Immediately people imagine cowboy boots, oil rigs, and J.R. Ewing, but you know Texas is so much more than that. If you can relate to any of the following things on the list below, chances are  you're from the best state in the U.S.!

 

WHEN SOMEONE ASKS FOR A COKE, YOU ASK WHAT KIND?

And we all know that Dr. Pepper is the best choice.

LOGOS VIA COKE/DR PEPPER/ PEPSI

 

 

YOU WOULD NEVER MAKE THE TERRIBLE DECISION TO ORDER MEXICAN FOOD NORTH OF TEXAS

via Pirates of the Carribean

 

 

YOU CAN FIND EVERYONE IN YOUR HOMETOWN AT THE SAME PLACE ON FRIDAY NIGHTS

Clear eyes, full hearts.

via Friday Night Lights

 

 

YOU MAKE THIS DECISION AT AN EARLY AGE, KNOWING IT WILL DICTATE THE WAY YOU LIVE YOUR LIFE

logos via University of Texas and Texas A&M University

 

AND NOTHING MAKES YOUR BLOOD BOIL LIKE SOMEONE WHO ROOTS FOR "THAT OTHER TEAM"

 

 

YOUR VOCABULARY CONTAINS THE PHRASES, "Y'ALL" AND "FIX'N TO"

As in, "See y'all at the game tonight! We're fix'n to leave right now."

via Dani's designs

 

 

YOU THINK SAYING "BLESS THEIR HEART" MAKES IT OKAY TO TALK TRASH

As in "Bless his heart, he's as ugly as sin".

via The Closer

 

 

YOU SHUDDER WHEN SOMEONE OFFERS YOU BREYERS OR BLUE BUNNY

Because you know this is the only acceptable ice cream

via Blue Bell Ice Cream Facebook Page

 

 

THIS IS WHAT YOUR WEATHER FORECAST LOOKS LIKE IN MARCH

photos via: Dani's Pics/ Townsquare Digital Stock Photos

 

 

YOUR FAMILY TOOK AT LEAST ONE OBLIGATORY TRIP TO THE ALAMO

Movie Poster via The Alamo 2004

 

 

YOU KNOW "FAIR WEEK" MEANS 1-2 DAYS OFF FROM SCHOOL!

photo via Getty Images:Chip Somodevilla/

 

 

SPEAKING OF FAIRS, YOU'VE PROBABLY HAD AT LEAST 3 DEEP FRIED DESSERTS AT THIS PLACE

via Texas State Fair Facebook Page

 

 

DURING ELECTION YEARS, AT LEAST 5 OF YOUR FACEBOOK FRIENDS ASK YOU TO SIGN A PETITION FOR TEXAS TO SECEDE FROM THE US

We were, after all, the only state in the US who's ever been their own country.

via The Devil Wears Prada

 

 

GROWING UP, YOU SAID THE PLEDGE TO YOUR STATE FLAG AT SCHOOL

"I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas..."

Flag of Texas

 

 

YOUR NFL TEAM CAUSES YOU CONSTANT HEARTACHE

How you felt watching the Texans and Cowboys this season:

via Glee

 

 

FORGET BUDWEISER OR MILLER, THIS IS YOUR GO-TO BEVERAGE

Logo via Shiner Bock

 

 

YOUR PARENTS PULLED OVER ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD TO TAKE PICTURES IN THESE:

Photo via Brenham, TX website