Tag Sale and Lightning Bugs?
It’s true, we don’t have to leave the country to have absolutely no idea what our fellow American is talking about.
Bubbler, Yinz, Tag Sale, and how do you say ‘Caramel?’
These nine ingenious ‘Topic-Graphical’ maps show you what they say, what it means, and where they say it.
Yes, we all speak the same language, but if you’re not in your own hood you might find yourself wondering what in the world they are trying to say.
From the map above:
“Fireflys, increasingly popular with younger Americans, have been encroaching on Lightning Bugs’ territory in recent years.”
“New York City disagrees with itself. Manhattan seems to prefer Fireflys; on Staten Island it’s Lightning Bugs.”
Here’s Number Two: