Each year, around 24,000 Americans are bitten by rats!
A Native American tribe in South Dakota collects bottle caps left by campers, using them as currency. Several banks in the area now recognize the caps as legal tender.
The United States has paved enough roads to circle the Earth over 150 times.
Although African-Americans make up only 13% of the U.S. population, they accounted for one half of the estimated new HIV/AIDS diagnoses in 2004.
According to some estimates, Americans are sitting on $30 billion worth of unredeemed gift cards.
The retail price for the iPad would be $1,140 if it were built by American workers instead of Chinese.
50% of pizzas in America are pepperoni.