We're always looking for insight into who we really are. but be careful what you ask for. You may not like the answer you get.

Well, this time around, experts are weighing in on your personality, this time trying to say what growing up in the garden state means about your personality. This could be interesting.

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I, for one, am not the kind of person who likes to be judged. Especially by people who have never even met me. But if what they say is complimentary, I'd certainly be open to changing my mind.

Here's the problem. I don't think people who aren't from New Jersey understand us, and there is always the possibility that New Jersey will be the punchline of the article like it often is.

Credit: TSM South Jersey
Credit: TSM South Jersey
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So, let's see what being raised in New Jersey means about our personality, according to Best Products.

They say we don't call it breakfast unless it includes pork roll or Taylor Ham. That doesn't say anything about me. that only says something about my breakfast.

The article also informs the world that we "go down the Shore", not "to the beach". News flash. People who live at the Shore don't go 'down the Shore'. That's not a New Jersey thing, that's a North Jersey thing.

Lou Russo, Townsquare Media
Lou Russo, Townsquare Media
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And their third and final insight into who we are is that we don't pump our own gas. Wow.

These are not exactly things that tell us, well, anything, except that if that's all you know about us, you've probably never met us.

So, why don't we take a crack at 5 Things That Growing Up In New Jersey Says About You. Do you agree with our list?

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