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You know you have southerners in Cali too right?
There is fat people everywhere, they are so fat up in NYC they banned big gulps, and they don't even say y'all.
A Damn Yankee told me he learned the best saying from southerners to express himself at people he didn't like and incorporated into his vocabulary , he proceeded to show me what it was, which takes a bit of body language to say it also.
He sorta leaned back flipped up his bird finger and said
I travel a lot though, and my experience is that the obesity problem is worst in the South, closely followed by the Midwest. Omaha stands out in my mind.
No offense, Aura.