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The state of Wyoming is named after a valley in Pennsylvania.
Japan has the most vending machines in the world (5.52 million) which is more than the population of New Zealand.
In France, by law a bakery has to make all the bread it sells from scratch in order to have the right to be called a bakery.
In 1964, in Holland's embassy in Moscow, two Siamese cats kept meowing and clawing at the walls of the building. Their owners finally investigated, thinking they would find mice. Instead, they discovered microphones hidden by Russian spies.
The University of Alaska stretches over 4 time zones.
In New York City, approximately 1,600 people are bitten by other humans every year.
90% of North Korea's outside phone lines have been shut down since April 2005.
Somalia boasts the highest percentage growth of Internet users in the world going from a mere 200 in 2000 to 90,000 in 2007
The country of Brazil is named after the brazil nut.
80% of 10 year old girls in the U.S. go on a diet.
In India, Pajamas are accepted as standard daytime wearing apparel.
The three wealthiest families in the world have more assets than the combined wealth of the forty-eight poorest nations.
More than 30 African nations have more cell phones than land lines.
In France, there's a place called Y.
The highest point in Pennsylvania is lower than the lowest point in Colorado!
The United States consumes 25% of all the world's energy.