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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri

Missouri is a state in the Midwestern United States. With over six million residents , it is the 18th .... However, Missouri's unofficial nickname is the "Show Me State", which appears on its license plates. This phrase has several origins. One is ...

www.sos.mo.gov/archives/history/slogan.asp

Why Is Missouri Called the "Show-Me" State? There are a number of stories and legends behind Missouri's sobriquet "Show-Me" state. The slogan is not official, ...

statesymbolsusa.org/symbol-official-item/missouri/state-nickname/show-me-state

Missouri's unofficial nickname is The Show-Me State; represents the character of Missourians - not gullible; unwilling to believe without adequate evidence.

www.netstate.com/states/intro/mo_intro.htm

Jul 28, 2017 ... An introduction to Missouri that includes information about the state capitol, how the state got its name, the state's nicknames, how the state ...

www.quora.com/Why-is-Missouri-called-the-Show-Me-State

That is a question barely any Missouri residents know the answer. According to State Symbols USA “there are several stories concerning the origin of the ...

www.city-data.com/forum/missouri/967426-why-missouri-called-show-me-state.html

May 4, 2010 ... My grandfather always told us it was because if someone tells you something, Missourians would always come back with oh yeah, show me.

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=The%20Show-Me%20State

After two months of dating, Dan and Karla had reached The Show-Me State. Karla was ready to see the heat that Dan was packing and to give in a long awaited ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/christopher-brauchli/missouri-the-show-me-stat_b_5698470.html

Aug 21, 2014 ... I come from a state that raises corn . . .and Democrats and frothy eloquence neither convinces nor satisfies me. I am from Missouri. You have g.

freebeacon.com/politics/missouri-gov-shows-the-true-meaning-of-the-show-me-state

Nov 4, 2014 ... So that's why they call Missouri the 'Show Me State.' Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) tweeted a picture Tuesday while he was at the polls, ...