Bill Paley (mycroftca) wrote,
Bill Paley
mycroftca

starting something of a meme:

If you've been here, bold it:

Things You Don't See Every Day:

•Ave Maria Grotto, Cullman, Ala.
•The Beer-Can House, Houston
•Benewah Milk Bottles, Spokane, Wash.
•Biosphere 2, Oracle, Ariz.
•The Blue Whale, Catoosa, Okla.
•Cabazon Dinosaurs, Cabazon, Calif.
•Cadillac Ranch, near Amarillo, Texas
•Carhenge, Alliance, Neb.
•Desert of Maine, Freeport, Maine
•Devil's Rope Museum, McLean, Texas
•Dinosaur Park, Rapid City, S.D.
•Forbidden Gardens, Katy, Texas
•General Sherman Tree, Sequoia National Forest, California
•Geographic Center of the U.S., Lebanon, Kans.
•Golden Driller, Tulsa, Okla.
•Gorilla Holding a VW Bug, Leicester, Vt.
•Graceland Too, Holly Springs, Miss.
•Grotto of the Redemption, West Bend, Iowa
•Jimmy Carter Peanut Statue, Plains, Ga.
•Jolly Green Giant, Blue Earth, Minn.
•Land of Giants, Unger, W.Va.
•Leaning Tower, Niles, Ill.
•London Bridge, Lake Havasu City, Ariz.
•Longaberger Basket Headquarters, Newark, Ohio
•Longhorn Grill, Amado, Ariz.
•The Lost Sea; Sweetwater, TN
•Lucy the Elephant; Margate City, NJ
•Miracle Cross Garden; Prattville, AL
•Mystery Spot; Santa Cruz, CA
•Oldest Bob's Big Boy; Burbank, CA
•Paper House; Rockport, MA
•Paul Bunyan Statue; Bemidji, MN
•Porter Sculpture Park; Montrose, SD
•Shoe Tree; off U.S. 50 in Nevada
•Snake Alley; Burlington, IA
•The Spud Drive-In; Driggs, ID
•South of the Border; Dillon, SC
•The Thing; Dragoon, AZ

Record Holders:

•World's Largest Ball of Twine; Cawker City, KS
•World's Largest Ball of Twine #2; Darwin, MN
•World's Largest Baseball Bat; Louisville, KY
•World's Largest Bottle of Catsup; Collinsville, Ill.
•World's Largest Buffalo; Jamestown, ND
•The World's Largest Light Bulb; Edison, NJ
•World's Largest Pez; Burlingame, CA
•World's Largest Rocking Chair; Cuba, MO
•World's Largest Santa Claus; North Pole, AK
•World's Largest Thermometer; Baker, CA
•World's Largest Truck Stop; Walcott, IA
•World's Smallest Church; near Syracuse, NY


Read more: http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/completelist/0,29569,2006404,00.html#ixzz0v6wiIlp6
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