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Silly America on TV!

WILL-TV, the public station in Champaign, IL contacted me about using some photos that I posted last February when I spent the month featuring Abraham Lincoln sites! The episode of Prairie Fire that they aired Thursday, March 26, 2009 profiled photographer David Wiegers, who is traveling the U.S. to take photos of Lincoln artwork, and the photos of Lincoln's Tomb and the World's Tallest Lincoln statue ...
The Simpson Family on their Couch
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The Simpson Family on their Couch

Yesterday I showcased the awesometacularness that was the limited-edition turnover of 7-Elevens into Kwik-E-Marts from The Simpsons Movie. Today I'm featuring a still-limited edition, but more widespread tie-in for the movie that came out back in 2007: The Simpsons family on their signature couch. This (slightly bigger than) life-size plastic couch was in just about every movie theater and festival that ...
The Simpsons 7-Eleven Kwik-E-Mart in Chicago, Illinois
Illinois

The Simpsons 7-Eleven Kwik-E-Mart in Chicago, Illinois

Do you love The Simpsons? Come on you HAVE to love the Simpsons! The television show is now celebrating its 20th anniversary and I have been a huge fan since day #1. And by that I mean I used to watch them on the Tracey Ullman show back before they even had their own primetime spot! The Springfield family has also been making the rounds in the news lately. The United States Postal Service just ...

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.