25 Fascinating Facts About America

Posted by on July 4, 2012

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!


25

A Chilly Commute

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

24

Conspiracy Theory

Twenty-seven percent of Americans believe we never landed on the moon

23

Three Cheers for the Red, White, and Blue

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

22

A Grisly Realization

Even though the grizzly bear is California’s official state animal, none have been seen there since 1922



21

Cereal City

More breakfast cereal is made in Battle Creek, Michigan than in any other city worldwide.