1. The Chicago Bungalow is the main source of housing design in the Chicago area. These bungalow style houses make up about a third of the city's housing. Many of these were built during beginning of the 20th century and the period after WWII.
2. The house featured during the theme song of the old sitcom Family Matters...
Used instead of "as far as", for example, "I went to the store to buy cauliflower but the snack food aisle was all the further I got."
The Plastic Pink Flamingo was voted Madison's official city bird today. The alders were inspired by a prank pulled by a UW student group 30 years ago that planted 1,000 such creatures in the lawn in front of Bascom Hall.