Americans throw out 4.5 pounds of trash a day - twice that of 40 years ago.
The average American spends a third of their overall time online playing games and using social networks.
The Canadian province of New Brunswick (which was part of the UK at the time) had a bloodless war with the US state of Maine in 1839
50% of pizzas in America are pepperoni.
The United States has paved enough roads to circle the Earth over 150 times.
Forty percent of American adults cannot fill out a bank deposit slip correctly.