The expression is attributed to the Ancient Greek innovator Archimedes, and refers to the discovery of gold in the state. ", In Montana, a Popular Expression Is Taken Off the Endangered List, http://www.netstate.com/states/intro/ne_intro.htm, "New Hampshire Almanac >Fast New Hampshire Facts", http://www.worldlicenseplates.com/world/PA_NMAR.html, https://www.iexplore.com/articles/travel-guides/australia-and-south-pacific/northern-mariana-islands/things-to-do, "It's official: Ohio IS the birthplace of aviation", "Nicknames: America's 50 States (Fourth of Four Parts)", "Oregon's license plate from 1960 to circa 1966", "98.03.04: The Taínos of Puerto Rico: Rediscovering Borinquen", http://articles.latimes.com/1986-05-15/news/mn-5160_1_felony-charges, http://www.worldlicenseplates.com/world/CA_USVI.html, http://www.ducksters.com/geography/state.php?State=Virgin%20Islands, "State it on a plate — Over the years, slogans, designs have taken some poetic license", https://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Old_Dominion, State, district, and territorial insignia, List of states and territories of the United States, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_U.S._state_and_territory_nicknames&oldid=984261397, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the New International Encyclopedia, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Seward's Ice Box, Icebergia, Polaria, Walrussia, and, Baby State (because Arizona is the newest contiguous state in the Union), Land of Opportunity (former official nickname; previously used on, Diamond State (Thomas Jefferson is supposed to have referred to Delaware as being like a diamond- small in size but great in value), DMV (nickname for the broader metropolitan area of Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia). It wasn’t until 1949 that it lost the “land” and became the iconic sign it is today. Compare that to the Peoples Republik of Kalifornia (PRK), currently enjoying their Socialist Green virtue of blackouts: That’s probably good to know for the future, so you don’t get too lost paddling around in there. Close to a quarter of the entire land property was destroyed and the state was forced into bankruptcy due to the damages. OK, I guess they were corrupt. Forget the wind and solar. So, an alternative feasible way of doing laundry was conceived: sending your laundry all the way to Honolulu, Hawaii. ( Log Out / Dumping barrels of revolvers all throughout the city in order to create proper streets from the mucky ground, you can say that the city is built on guns. Hopefully better than the APS ones that catch fire and blow up Who needs Florida and Paris when you have one in California as well? Let’s just…, The Truth Always Comes Out: Dark Family Secrets Exposed, Entrancing Facts About Madame de Pompadour, France's Most Powerful Mistress, These People Got Revenge In The Most Ingenious Ways, 42 Memorable Facts About the Coolest Lines in History, People Share Stories Of Life's Brutally Unfair Moments, Survivors Share Their Most Chilling Near-Death Experiences. The quickest and warmest getaway in California is easily Palm Springs. This story got barely a peep on any of the National fake newscasts, but they whined on and on the last time around. Klamath County is located in South Central Oregon, near the Oregon and California border. But let’s do watch while those birdbrained ecohippies ruin their own cities in LaLaLand. (Miriam O’Brien aka slandering “Sou” from Hotwhopper, that means you.). These blackouts occurred as a result of a poorly designed market system that was manipulated by traders and marketers, as well as from poor state management and regulatory oversight.