Sunday, December 02, 2007

Oh brother!

You know those embarrassing statistics which show that 60% of American high schoolers think Canada is a state? Well those same kids have apparently made it to the work force. I was reading my "Newport Daily News" and came across the following line in an article on picking "green" Christmas trees:

"But if you're buying from a tree lot, you might think twice. Most of the Christmas trees are grown in states with a lot of room - Oregon, North Carolina and New England."