How can you tell you're dealing with non-Jersey folks? When they assume that you're besties with the cast of "Jersey Shore," "Real Housewives of New Jersey" or "The Sopranos."

There's a Twitter meme that's being answered by lots of NJ residents to exaggerate those annoying conversations when trying to explain "Where you're from?" Below are more than a dozen examples that I rounded up. See if you can relate to any of the sarcasm when explaining your Jersey roots proves too much for non-locals to grasp:

Proud Jersey Girl Erin Vogt’s first reporting gig involved her Fisher Price tape recorder. As a wife and momma of two kiddies, she firmly believes that life’s too short to drink bad coffee.  A fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma, in no particular order.

Follow her on Twitter and on Facebook as ProudJersey.

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