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Star lover
January 8th, 2018, 08:18 AM
Well, I've lost track of what part this is, so I'm just posting more

Interesting USA Facts:

- The Empire State building has its own zip code. 10118

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The only other 4 US buildings that have their own zip code are: The White House (20500). Dodger Statium (90090). Focus on the Family Campus (80995). Willis (Sears) Tower (60606).

- President Jimmy Carter had solar panels installed on the White House, but his successor, President Ronald Reagan, had them removed.

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- There are more than 70 streets in Atlanta with some variation of the name " Peachtree."

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- The Los Angeles Coroner’s Office has its own quirky gift shop called Skeletons in the Closet.

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- The Library of Congress contains approximately 838 miles of bookshelves—long enough to stretch from Houston to Chicago.

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- If Texas were its own country, it would have the 10th largest GDP in the world.

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Thank you Sandy Navas. To be continued........(oh yes, lots more to come on this topic!)

Bubby
January 8th, 2018, 08:37 AM
I loved this one and look forward to more like this. Thanks!

Iris Girl
January 8th, 2018, 09:04 AM
Love it. Such interesting facts! Thank you.

azmotogirl
January 8th, 2018, 09:49 AM
Luv your trivia..... lots of fun to learn new things!!

Anitamae56
January 8th, 2018, 10:25 AM
Thanks, that is all so interesting.

KPH
January 8th, 2018, 10:34 AM
Sad the solar panels were removed. Just think of all the electricity that could have been saved.

grammaterry
January 8th, 2018, 11:51 AM
Oh I thought this was a really great trivia day.

Debbie Watters
January 8th, 2018, 01:27 PM
Love these facts! Bits of trivia that are so interesting ...

LindaKay75
January 8th, 2018, 01:41 PM
All good facts to know. Solar panels removed????? That's interesting.

JCY
January 8th, 2018, 07:30 PM
All very interesting. Thanks for sharing.

Simply Quilting
January 8th, 2018, 09:40 PM
Love the tidbits of trivia.

snippet
January 8th, 2018, 10:00 PM
Very interesting tidbits! Sad to hear about the solar panels being taken down, and that no one has installed them again!