Video: How You Say Hello May Depend on Where You Live

The Geography of Small TalkScreen Shot 2015-10-20 at 8.51.59 AM  from The Atlantic, based on research and writing by Deborah Fallows
How you start a conversation with a stranger depends on where you live. We survey the diverse geography of American greetings—from Honolulu to Hays, Kansas, from Anchorage to Appleton, Wisconsin, from New Orleans to New York. (See the video here.)