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 is the state with the highest percentage of people who walk to work.
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
The American flag’s official colors are “Old Glory Red,” “White,” and “Old Glory Blue.”
A Grisly Realization
Even though the grizzly bear is California’s official state animal, none have been seen there since 1923.
Breakfast cereal was started, accidentally, in Battle Creek, Michigan. Although many plants have closed, it’s still known as Cereal City.