11 Crazy Thing Happened In The USA

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If you're into weird things, you don't have to look as far as Japan. There are a lot of weird things in America as well. Read on to find out more.


1
In 2008, a man in Ohio was arrested for having sex with a picnic table.

2
8th January 1835 is the only day in history that the USA had no national debt.

3
The Bank of America was originally called the Bank of Italy.

4
The US tax code is four times as long as the complete works of Shakespeare.

5
On average, American doctors interrupt their patients within 14 seconds.

6
10% of US electricity is made from dismantled Soviet atomic bombs.

7
Until 1913, children in America could legally be sent by parcel post.

8
More than 7,000 Americans die each year and 1,500,000 are injured as a result of doctors' bad handwriting.

9
In 2012, Apple Inc. had more cash in the bank than the US government.

10
The US maintains a military presence in 148 of the 192 United Nations countries.

11
1 in 50 Americans executed for murder had the middle name Wayne.