Pizza pride is a pretty touchy subject. If you don't believe me, just ask people from New York City, Chicago, and yes, Buffalo.

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While pizza in New York City is fabulous and the deep dish variety in Chicago is great, Buffalo, NY should be at the very least in the discussion for pizza capital of America.

Being born and raised in the Queen City, that sounds a little biased, but there are some genuine reasons for that distinction.

Thanks to Upstate New York.com for stats and information.

Here are five of them.