50 States, 50 Sets of Facts.

I’m a sucker for “what does each state get” memes, so I’ve put together a list of 50 50 state memes.

This year the NY Times put out two 50-state Thanksgiving articles. We’ll start with those two since they’re so festive.  

  1. The United States of Thanksgiving. This includes recipes evocative of every state. 

  2. The Thanksgiving Recipes Googled in Every State. 

  3. The United Sports of America: If each state could have only one sport, what would it be? 

  4. Every State in the USA, Ranked by it’s Food/Drink 

  5. 50 States, 50 Spots: Looking at the Natural Wonders in each state 

  6. The 50 States of Lego: Lego dioramas of each state.  

  7. Fiscal 50: State Trends and Analysis 

  8. 50 American films, 50 states: One iconic movie for each state (Time Out) 

  9. 50 States, 50 films (Yahoo) 

  10. 50 States, 50 films (Huffington Post) 

  11. 50 States, 50 Movies (Complex) 

  12. The Scariest Places in all 50 States 

  13. 48 States of Horror Movies 

  14. 50 States, 50 Doughnuts (Zagat)  

  15. 50 States, 50 Doughnuts (Saveur) 

  16. 50 Doughnut Shops in Each State 

  17. The Best Pizza in all 50 States (Thrillist) 

  18. 50 Pizzas, 50 States (Food Network) 

  19. The Best Sandwich in Every State 

  20. Fattiest Food by all 50 States 

  21. 50 States, 50 Tacos 

  22. 50 States Set in 50 Books 

  23. Most Famous Book Set in Every State 

  24. A Stamp for Every State 

  25. Odd Facts for Each State 

  26. 50 Weird Facts About All 50 States [video] 

  27. 50 States and 50 Fun Facts 

  28. History in each State 

  29. All 50 States Hit 32 degrees (news article) 

  30. 50 States, 50 Heroes 

  31. 50 Election Facts for the 2014 Election 

  32. Official State Colors 

  33. Top 50 Stars of All 50 States 

  34. Bands To Explore in all 50 States 

  35. The Best Songs about Each of the 50 States 

  36. 50 Summer Music Festivals (this one cheats because it isn’t done by state and there are some outside of the US) 

  37. Top 50 Roadside Attractions 

  38. 50 Wacky Roadside Attractions in 50 States 

  39. Top Brands by State 

  40. What Each State Googles More Than Any Other 

  41. The 50 States ranked by Economy 

  42. The United States of Meat 

  43. Comfort Foods of Every State 

  44. State Birds of the US 

  45. 50 States, 50 Breakfasts 

  46. 50 Designers Reimagining All 50 License Plates 

  47. Most Popular Music by State 

  48. Highest Paid State Employee by State 

  49. The United Sweets of America 

  50. Moving Between States 

After looking at these lists I’ve realized that this Thanksgiving I’ll be eating Spinach Maria and Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Peanut Vinaigrette while talking about Women’s College Basketball and drinking Tennessee Whiskey.