- Some words that are one syllable everywhere else are two syllables in North Carolina. For instance, "in" is pronounced, "eeeeeee - nnn".
- There's such a thing as "atomic tofu", thanks to adding barbecue sauce to it. You can get it on pizzas.
- The first Krispy Kreme donut shop was in North Carolina.
- Zdeno Chara is freakin' huge, but Eric Staal is no slouch, either (yes, I went to a Hurricanes game).
More to come.