11 Insane Things That Happened In Iowa You Won’t Find in History Books

Like most states do, Iowa has some pretty weird, pretty crazy stories to tell. For example, there was that one time that we went to war with Missouri, and that other time we built a 380-mile road in one hour. Didn’t know about those things? Well, you’re in for a treat, because here are 11 of the strangest things that have ever happened in Iowa… You won’t find these in a history book!

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There are so many more strange things that have happened here in Iowa… Do you know of any more that should be on this list? Share your thoughts with us!