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Nebraska. Its the birthplace of Malcom X, Kool-aid, Spam, Gerald Ford, and a few more. The largest city in Nebraska is Omaha (470,000 people) and the estimated population of people in Nebraska being around 1,850,000.
It's located in the very center of the United States of America. The central part of the U.S. is commonly known as the Great Plains- Nebraskas bordered by South Dakota, Iowa, and Missouri, Kansas, Wyoming, and Colorado.

Nebraska Facts:
•Nebraska averages almost 50 tornadoes a year; the most numbers of tornados was in 2004, with 110 tornados.

•Nebraska 911 system of emergency communications, now used nationwide, was first developed and used in Nebraska state capital; Lincoln Nebraska!

•Nebraska is the birthplace of the Reuben sandwich & Kool-Aid. Canned Spam (canned meat) is produced in Fremont NE

•Nebraska has more miles of river than any other state.

•The University of Nebraska in Lincoln NE weight room is the largest in the country. It covers 3/4 of an acre.

•The City of Kearney Nebraska is in the middle of the US and located exactly between Boston Mass and San Francisco California.

•Persons per square mile in Nebraska, 22.

•About 95 percent of the state's land is farmland -- that's a higher percentage than any other state.


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Jamie ThomasJamie Thomas moderator I live here and am always exploring everything Omaha has to offer 11/02/2010
Rachelle  ParkerRachelle Parker moderator I live in Nebraska 08/01/2011
NPMUSICMAN NPMUSICMAN I live in Nebraska, and love it. 06/03/2012
Harrison MartinHarrison Martin 10/17/2012
Flower Lady Flower Lady I live in Nebraska 11/20/2008
Katie Heller Katie Heller It's my stomping ground! 01/11/2013
Stephen Fields Stephen Fields Announcing Bend, OR Couch Crash 03/10/2014
Tracy PostertTracy Postert I travel through Nebraska regularly. 02/12/2014

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Watch Film "Nebraska" in Omaha (Ruth Sokolof Theater Dec 28 7:15PM)KRISLAN1  12/28/2013
Need help from native speakers of EnglishEmrullah Yasin Çiftçi-  12/06/2013
Share Nebraska and see the world, be a part of the "MEANWHILE" MOVIE MAKING PROJECT!!!Lucrèce Varelli-  06/13/2013
CS Carpool - Travel for cheap, ecologically and meet peopleBarbora Hubená-  02/16/2013
Travelling to New Orlenas on budget, is there any way?Barbora Hubená13  02/09/2013
MY PROJECT...read, think, partecipate!!!Beatrice C.-  02/07/2013
Road Trip- SLC to Kentucky on 11.12Alexia Stout-  10/29/2012
Road Trip- SLC to Kentucky on 11.12Alexia Stout-  10/29/2012
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First time to Omaha this week!Renée Aubern1  10/23/2012
2nd Annual Texas Couch Crash: September 28-30, 2012 (Hosted by Dallas)Tanja_and_Brad1  09/20/2012
1st Ever Ever Ever Albuquerque Couch Crash (Oct 4-7): Columbus Day Weekend - Save the DateASALI M.1  09/18/2012
Crash the Lou: St. Louis CouchCrash, Sept. 13-16!!Stephen Barnes2  08/28/2012
Maha festival Sat Aug 11Mark Hiew-  08/09/2012
Couch Crash SF 2012 - Volunteers Needed!Dan Fleege1  07/25/2012
Advice on Midwest section of my JourneyAUSSIE851  07/16/2012
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