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WTF Fun Fact 12933 – Two California Tomato Highway Spills

Two truck accidents within days of each other led to huge tomato spills. Click to read the full fact. The post WTF Fun Fact 12933 – Two California Tomato Highway Spills appeared first on WTF Fun Facts. Source

WTF Fun Fact 12701 – Like A Fish Out Of Water

Bees are now considered fish in some corners of California. Click to read the full fact. The post WTF Fun Fact 12701 – Like A Fish Out Of Water appeared first on WTF Fun Facts. Source

Boontling

The town of Booneville, California created its own “language” called Boontling around the turn of the turn of 20th century. Fewer than 100 speakers remain. The post Boontling appeared first on Crazy Facts. Source

Edgar Rice Burroughs earned…

Edgar Rice Burroughs earned just $400 USD for his first published story in 1912. However, ‘Tarzan’ would become a hit. Burroughs purchased a ranch in California in 1915-1919 & the citizens the community elected to name the city Tarzana, California. The post Edgar Rice Burroughs earned… appeared first on Crazy Facts. Source