Fun Fact: Top State in Cherry Production

Michigan is the leading state in American cherry production.

(Not So) Fun Fact: Kidnapping Plot of Gretchen Whitmer

In 2020, far right terrorists planned to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer allegedly over her COVID-19 lockdowns. Luckily they never got to her as the FBI arrested the men, two of them recently convicted of their crimes

Fun Fact: How Lansing Michigan Got Its Name

The capital of Michigan, Lansing gets its name from two brothers in the 19th century. They went to Lansing, New York and told people of a town that didn’t really exist. The new settlers were disappointed but ended up staying in Michigan and naming Lansing after their home-town.