Category: US

China poured more cement between 2011 and 2013 than the US used…

China poured more cement between 2011 and 2013 than the US used in the entire 20th century.

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There’s a lake in the U.S. called…

There’s a lake in the U.S. called Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg.

Photo courtesy of Bree/wikimedia via flickr

The Hammer of Thor is an approved religious symbol for veteran…

The Hammer of Thor is an approved religious symbol for veteran gravestones in the US and two soldiers have such headstones.
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The US considered dyeing Mt. Fuji black in WWII as psychological…

The US considered dyeing Mt. Fuji black in WWII as psychological warfare against the Japanese.

It’s forbidden to fly over Disneyland and you will be…

It’s forbidden to fly over Disneyland and you will be intercepted by fighter jets, just like near the White House Airspace.

Muhammad Ali was stripped of his heavyweight title, had his…

Muhammad Ali was stripped of his heavyweight title, had his passport revoked and faced a five-year prison term for refusing to serve in the U.S. Armed Services at the height of the Vietnam War. “I ain’t got no quarrel with those Vietcong,” he said. “They never called me n****r.”

Photo : Dutch National Archives/wikipedia

The US allows US chickens to be shipped to China for processing…

The US allows US chickens to be shipped to China for processing and then shipped back to the US without notifying consumers the chicken came from China.

A 12 year old lied about his age and enlisted in the US Navy…

A 12 year old lied about his age and enlisted in the US Navy during WW2. He became a decorated war hero by 13.
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At the height of his power, Escobar brought in an estimated $420…

At the height of his power, Escobar brought in an estimated $420 million a week in revenue, supplied 80% of the world’s cocaine, and smuggled 15 tons of cocaine into the US per day.

There is a massive monument in Georgia (US), which gives…

There is a massive monument in Georgia (US), which gives instructions in 8 languages on how to rebuild a “better” society after an unknown apocalyptic event, whilst also functioning as a compass, calendar and clock. -source 1,2