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March 2009

Silly America Pit Stop – March 30, 2009
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Silly America Pit Stop – March 30, 2009

2009 Hot Dog Eating qualifier schedule has been announced! (I am so planning a road trip...or 13!) Psycho Donuts serves up demented pastries in California (although some of the donuts look like direct copies of the ones from Voodoo Doughnut in Portland, no? Pink Elephant in Tennessee may say goodbye. Nebraska electric chair "Old Sparky" may be turned into a roadside attraction. Miniatur ...
Silly America Pit Stop – March 23, 2009
Pit Stop - News

Silly America Pit Stop – March 23, 2009

Louisiana Truck Stop allowed to keep its tiger, with some conditions. Route 66 Hall of Fame adds 68-year-old wishing well to collection. Arkansas to get a Rock 'N Roll Highway. Lonely Planet introduces a US Trips Series. Win prizes and download free itineraries! Telegraph features strange signs from around the world. The Kitchn Guide to a Chicago-style hot dog. Suggestions on how to make ...
Silly America Pit Stop – March 16, 2009
Pit Stop - News

Silly America Pit Stop – March 16, 2009

Starting today we're welcoming a new feature here on Silly America — Pit Stop. This is a chance for me to take a break from my normal postings and feature news about roadside attractions, odd events, crazy happenings, and silly things from the U.S.A. and around the world! Here are this week's Pit Stop features: A Colonel Sanders statue was pulled from river in Japan after 24 years The World's ...
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Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip.

About Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip. Read more.