America is no doubt a great country and one of the top super powers in the world. It would be asking a little much to have the populace dig deeper and find out more weird things about the country. So sit back and relax, we’ve done all the research for you and I’ve provided this neat little compendium of strange but true facts about America. Educate yourself! Here are 15 fun facts about the United States of America.
1. One out of every eight Americans have been employed by McDonald’s at some point.
2. Apple has more money than the U.S. Treasury.
3. In Montana, cows out number people 3 to 1.
4. 1 American consumes the same amount of resources as 32 Kenyans.
5. The first person to own a slave in America was a black man.
6. College athletes are treated like celebrities. In reality, they are just students taking part in an extracurricular activity.
7. Though most Americans speak English, we have no official national language.
8. 1 out every 3 Americans is obese.
9. Roughly 25% of Americans believe in reincarnation.
10. It is actually completely legal for underage kids to smoke cigarettes, but it is illegal for them to purchase them.
11. Medical errors are the 6th leading cause of death in the US.
12. Virginia has birthed more presidents than any other state.
13. 27% of Americans don’t believe we landed on the moon.
14. If you have $10 in your pocket and no debt, you are wealthier than 25% of Americans.
15. 100 acres of pizza are served in the US every day.