By Sybil

Some of these are unverified. But I do not care – they’re so crazy and fun!

More people live in New York City than in 40 of the 50 states.

There is enough water in Lake Superior to cover all of North and South America in one foot of liquid.

There’s a town in Washington with treetop bridges made specifically to help squirrels cross the street.

In 1872, Russia sold Alaska to the Unites States for about 2 cents per acre.

It would take you more than 400 years to spend a night in all of Las Vegas’s hotel rooms.

There’s enough concrete in the Hoover Dam to build a two-lane highway from San Francisco to New York City.

Boston has the worst drivers out of the nation’s 200 largest cities. Kansas City has the best drivers.

Kansas produces enough wheat each year to feed everyone in the world for about two weeks.

Oregon’s Crater Lake is deep enough to cover six Statues of Liberty stacked on top of each other.

The Library of Congress contains approximately 838 miles of bookshelves—long enough to stretch from Houston to Chicago.

The entire Denver International Airport is twice the size of Manhattan.

In 1893, an amendment was proposed to rename the country to the “United States of Earth.”

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