New Year's Facts
We're taking this time to look back and count our blessings...and a few other things too.
By Talie Tebbi
Original Content | December 09, 2011
Photo: Pasadena Tournament of Roses
Roses on Parade
- 41: The number of floats in the Tournament of Roses Parade.
- 18 million: The estimated number of flowers used in the parade. End to end, they could extend from New York to Los Angeles three times. That's 1.5 million bouquets. Gee, if only they could last till Valentine's Day...
- 84,300 pounds: The record for heaviest single-chassis float, set last year by the Natural Balance Pet Foods float in the 2011 parade.
- 39 million: The number of Americans who watched the 2012 parade on TV.
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