The best thing about Connecticut, according to Thrillist
Lifestyle site, Thrillist, once knocked a couple "cool" points off Connecticut for eating warm lobster rolls and giving the world John Mayer (apparently not fans). But a new list focuses on the best things about each state.
Just in time for March Madness, Thrillist named UConn basketball (specifically the unstoppable women) the best thing about Connecticut.
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"Many Connecticut sports fans never quite recovered from the loss of the Hartford Whalers, which left the state without any major professional sports teams," Thrillist writes. But Connecticut has the Lady Huskies "whose winning streak has climbed past 100 games and is still rolling as of figurative press time. It's enough winning to almost make you bored. Almost."
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Yes, when it comes to women's basketball, no one can beat Connecticut. Most of the year, no one is really talking about women's basketball but come March, all eyes are on UConn.
Click through to see some other things Connecticut residents hold sacred.