21 Very American Things You Will Be Surprised You Did not Know
If you're an American, you definitely need to learn these things. Even if you're not, they're pretty cool.
For some reason, the most ridiculous parts of American history often don't get taught in high school. Apparently it's more important to teach the "essential" over the "juicy," so looks like we'll have to do what your U.S. history teachers didn't. Nobody can be blamed for having no idea who the real Uncle Sam is or what eagles actually sound like, but here's your chance to set the record straight.
You'll never be able to see America the same way.