State Birds

What do Montana, Nebraska, and North Dakota have in common?
Well, let’s see, they all have stinking cold winters, they are all located west of the Mississippi, and of course! They all have chosen the western meadowlark as their state birds!
State birds are a cultural tradition in the US. Every state has one, and they vary from the commonplace (mockingbird, chickadee, cardinal) to the more eclectic (Rhode Island Red breed of chicken, willow ptarmigan, nene).
Today’s FamilyFirst site will acquaint you with all 50 state birds.

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Absolute Trivia

Who can resist trivia? Not me, that’s for sure.
That’s why today’s FamilyFirst site is absolutetrivia.com, the home of Cool Quiz!
Cool Quiz is a fun daily service available to AvantGo.com subscribers that provides a set of trivia questions every day. I was a big fan until my Palm Pilot broke :-(.
But there’s still lots of great fun available at the website. Try Scrambled Trivia, where you see a bunch of letters with a clue as to what they spell when unscrambled. Then, when you hold your mouse over them, they form the right answer. Pretty cool!

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