Did you know that in Prescott, Arizona it's illegal to ride your horse up the stairs of the county court house? Or that the supposed inventor of the mountain bike and one-time community pillar of Crested Butte was actually a felon living under an assumed identity? Or that people used to pay for radon exposure instead of spending thousands of dollars mitigating it? The Western United States if full of interesting stories like these.
Thanks to a certain television show, the term South Park is familiar to many. What most comedy fans don’t realize is that South Park is an actual location...
During the height of their popularity in the 1950s and 1960s, radioactive spas were viewed as potentially helpful. Some spas even bottled their radioactive water and sold it all over the country.