Fun Facts from the Statistical Abstract
Some people don't read reference books. I don't understand those people. How do they ever learn interesting stuff like this?
In 1999, Americans spent more on hunting equipment and firearms ($2.4 billion) than they did on equipment for camping ($1.3 B), alpine skiing ($0.6 B), tennis ($0.3 B) or in-line skating/skateboarding (($0.5 B).
In the world of television, however, no one goes hunting except bad guys.