Things are a little different out West. People pride themselves on being strong in the face of advercity. A lot of them also take pride in their individuality, even when it takes the form of quirkyness. Strong and quirky. That’s Montana for you.
I was scanning through the local radio stations when I ran across this:
“… They are kind of an odd bunch. so I guess we have characters as well as character.”
To me, it said it all.