During the course of the Second World War, six Americans were killed by the Japanese on the US mainland. The Japanese sent a series of balloon bombs to the States and most of them were destroyed by the military or landed without exploding. But, one bomb was caught in a tree in the woods near Bly, Oregon, and when a young girl tried to pull it out of the tree it exploded, killing her, the local church minister’s wife, and four children.
Over 16,000 aborted fetuses were found in the Los Angeles fetus disposal scandal in 1982.
There were actually 32 British colonies in America in 1775, not 13. The ones we think of as “the original 13 colonies” were the ones that revolted.
About once a year, a house in the United States is hit by sewage falling from a plane.
There are more American $100 bills in Russia than there are in the United States.
Get out of the way! A typical American driver will honk the horn 15,250 times in their life.
By the time an average American child leaves elementary school, they have seen 200,000 violent acts and 40,000 murders on television.