One of the biggest barriers to the Restoring Prosperity initiative is the negative perception that Ohioans have about their state. For some reason, Ohioans have forgotten all of the state's great assets and why they choose to live here in the first place. If Ohioans don't take pride in Ohio, how can we expect others to? The first step in revitalizing Ohio is to rebuild the sense of pride that was once prevalent. One blogger, a non-Ohioan at that, has overcome the negativity pervasive in our state and highlights the wonderful attributes inherent in Ohio's culture. Ohioans would do well to think about his article "Ohio with Attitude" and remember why they love this state.