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Because ‘Texas’, That’s Why…

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For many out-of-staters -aka- non-texans, there’s probably been a time or two you’ve scratched your head and wondered, “why?” Well here is a special selection of answers to that question, curated with the only response that comes to mind, “Because Texas, that’s why!”

We don’t take ourselves too seriously…

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But our barbecue? Now that’s a whole other thing!

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Our kings don’t wear crowns. They wear cowboy hats.

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Photo: blog.vegas.com

We have a Texas-sized sense of humor.

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Photo: YouTube

We love the great outdoors! (Keep Austin Weird Fest and 5K)

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And we know enough to stay in when it’s hot.

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We like big hair (and little hair…all sorts of hair actually.)

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We’re not afraid to show our state pride!

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We have all four seasons… sometimes all in the same day!

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And we have some big and bright stars (not just out at night…)

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01:  Actor Matthew McConaughey celebrates on the field after the Texas Longhorns defeated the Michigan Wolverines in the 91st Rose Bowl Game at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2005 in Pasadena, California. Texas defeated Michigan 38-37.   (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
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