Andrew Jackson, who appears on the U.S. twenty-dollar bill, was highly opposed to paper money.
Vermont first tried to become part of Quebec, but Quebec refused so it joined the United States instead.
Ants can accidentally misinterpret the chemical trails left by other ants and start walking in circles. If too many members of the colony join in, it can kill the whole colony in what is sometimes known as the 'Death Spiral.'
Richard Nixon entered politics by answering a newspaper ad from a wealthy Republican group of businessmen seeking a new inexperienced candidate to support.