Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Fact of the Day: Water-Vegetable

Despite watermelon being obviously a fruit, it is the official state vegetable of Oklahoma. The state house voted to make it the state vegetable in 2007. 

18 comments:

Christine said...

strange!

Kay said...

Seriously ??? It does happen to be my husband's all time favorite fruit.

Joy said...

Good to know! I like wstermelon:)

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Oh wow, good to know!

Unknown said...

that's so funny!!!
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Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Really? That is odd.

Margaret D said...

I really like watermelon, and it's the season for them down here.

The Happy Whisk said...

Oy.

Pat Hatt said...

The state house must have been bored that day

Debra She Who Seeks said...

If all veggies tasted as good as watermelon, I'd eat more of them.

Holy Ghost Writer said...

That is what they call a fail

Anonymous said...

Hilarious.

stephen Hayes said...

Makes me worry about how Oklahoma legislators treat things like Evolution and Creationalism.

Anna-Alina said...

Haha it's so strange.

Theresa Mahoney said...

Don't they have better things to do than name a fruit a veggie!?

John M said...

It's one of my favorite fruits.

Dixie@dcrelief said...

And I thought NC had issues...

Caro * said...

Very strange fact ! :)