A typical full-time worker in the US with a four-year college degree earns about $50,000. This is 62% more than a worker with only a high-school diploma.
On average, someone in the US suffers a stroke every 40 seconds; someone dies every 3 minutes from stroke.
Every month, about 9 out of 10 American children visit a McDonald’s restaurant.
In Breton, Alabama, there is a law on the town's books against riding down the street in a motorboat.
The average American spends a third of their overall time online playing games and using social networks.
The United States has paved enough roads to circle the Earth over 150 times.
According to some estimates, Americans are sitting on $30 billion worth of unredeemed gift cards.