Chocolate, Sex, or Booze: Guess What Everyone in Your State Gave Up for Lent (PHOTOS)

Ah, it's that time of year ... that magical time between Mardi Gras and Easter when your Catholic friends all seem to be a little bit grumpy due to Lent. Some of your Christian friends too, depending on their denomination or personal convictions. Anyway, it's Lent season, and that means that you probably know someone who has decided to abstain from a particular vice or two for 40 days.


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Time magazine aggregated Google searches to figure out what states decided to give up what for their 40 days of prayer and reflection in 2016. Most are pretty standard -- alcohol, sweets, and other food-related items -- but one or two may surprise you.

Click through to find out what your state gave up for Lent.


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