- Benjamin Franklin wanted the turkey to be the national animal but was outvoted when John Adams and Thomas Jefferson chose the bald eagle. Could you image the Army trying to recruit with a picture of a turkey?
- The words Under God were not added to the Pledge of Allegiance until the year 1954
- The national anthem is actually set to the tune of an old English drinking song called To Anacreon in Heaven
- Hey, do i preach to you when you're lying stoned in the gutter? Noooo. So beat it! - Bender Futurama
Spain beat Paraguay to advance to the semi-finals. Viva Espana!