It's one time Alabama came in #2 and is ok with it, thank you.  Alabama ranks as the second most polite state in the U.S.acccording to a new poll from Freshbooks. says Freshbooks is a Toronto company that claims to be the leader in cloud-based accounting software. They set out to rank the 50 U.S. states in order of politeness by analyzing the language in 250,000 of their U.S. clients' invoices for things like whether they said "please" and "thank you" when asking clients to fork over money.

Oklahoma was #1, followed by Alabama and Ohio.  The least polite were Tennessee, Utah, Mississippi and New Hampshire.