25 Fascinating Facts About America

Some call it The Land of the Free, others call it ‘Mericuh. No matter what you call it though, you should take a short break from lighting fireworks and grilling hamburgers to enjoy these 25 Fascinating Facts About America! And as we celebrate the birth of a nation, make sure to thank any veterans that you know. Happy Fourth of July!


A Chilly Commute

alaska mountainhttp://www.businessinsider.com/here-are-the-states-where-the-most-people-walk-or-bike-to-work-2014-7

Alaska is the state with the highest percentage of people who walk to work.


Conspiracy Theory

moon landinghttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moon_landing_conspiracy_theories

Some estimates say that up to twenty-seven percent of Americans believe we never landed on the moon.


Three Cheers for the Red, White, and Blue

us flag 1https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File_talk:Flag_of_the_United_States.svg

The American flag’s official colors are “Old Glory Red,” “White,” and “Old Glory Blue.”


A Grisly Realization

california flaghttps://www.sequoiaparksconservancy.org/tales/the-last-grizzly

Even though the grizzly bear is California’s official state animal, none have been seen there since 1923.


Cereal City


Breakfast cereal was started, accidentally, in Battle Creek, Michigan. Although many plants have closed, it’s still known as Cereal City.

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