Yet Another Article About South Dakota Written By Someone Who Just Googled Everything

I see these types of articles posted on my Facebook feed from time to time. They come from Movoto.com, which is a real estate website. The purpose, I guess, is to use articles like this to convince someone why it would be good to move to a particular place or even as a help to newcomers so they fit in.

The problem is, these articles are not always accurate. South Dakota is a big state. Unlike other states, many people do not live in close approximation to the bigger cities of Sioux Falls and Rapid City.

In the interest of helping people avoid being embarrassed when they come to visit or live here, I present the non-Google, person who actually lives here POV: 22 Words That Don’t Mean to South Dakotans What The Author of This Article Found on Google in response to this article.

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