That’s the unscientific conclusion we draw from this map, which shows the top Google auto-complete word for each state when you ask the question, “Why is [a state] so … ?”
And if, for some reason, you think that’s a bad thing, consider what questions people are asking about our neighbors:
*Why is Delaware so boring?
*Why is Pennsylvania so haunted?
*Why is Virginia so strict?
*Why is West Virginia so poor?