Autocomplete provides a great insight into the ponderings of a googling populace. Here are some of the things folks are curious about regarding the (other?) states of the Union...
Actually this is in infographicicized combination of this, this, and this.
While not immediately practical in this case, roundabout ways of providing understanding for places is a crafty way of adding spatial context and can generate more meaning than standard notions of boring old attributes. At the very least it can be pretty interesting.
More on making the most of data at idvsolutions.com.