Americans trow away 4.4 pounds of trash each day per person.
Governor Gary Locke is the first governor in U.S. history.
In 1986 governor Toney Anaya declared that New Mexico would serve as a sanctuary for Central American refugees.
Colonel Clement A. Lounsberry, a Bismarck journalist, won fame for his reporting of the route of General George A. Custer at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876.
In Philadelphia, you can't put pretzels in bags based on an Act of 1760.
Only full-grown male crickets can chirp.
Elephants only sleep for two hours each day.
The Idiom "come hell or high water" means if you say you will do something come hell or high water, you mean you are determined to do it even if it is difficult.
Out of all the senses, smell is most closely linked to memory.
Laws forbidding the sale of sodas on Sunday prompted William Garwood to invent the ice cream sundae in Evanston, IL, in 1875.