The Weird and Wonderful Business Of California
SEPTEMBER 25, 2019
But then, there’s a lot more to California – a state which has been racking up the weirdness since even before it became a state, all the way back in 1850. While we know it now as the Golden State, California was originally known as the Grizzly Bear State, and the grizzly can still be seen on the state’s official flag. Monarch lived out the rest of his days in captivity, and is now a taxidermy exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences.