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    14 Anomalies You Can Only Find In Israel

    Adapted from Israeli humorist Efraim Kishon's "The Wacky World of Living in Israel"

    1. Israel is the only country where Starbucks can't compete.

    2. Israel is one of the few countries with more than one official language.

    3. Israel is the only country where the graffiti is in Hebrew.

    4. Israel is the only country where people eat salad during every meal, none of which has lettuce.

    5. Israel is the only country where people stop their cars on the freeway for a collective minute of silence.

    6. Israel is the only country where McDonald's serves kosher food.

    7. Israel is the only country where army reservists are commanded by officers younger than their own children.

    8. Israel is the only country where the same drivers who yell and curse at you will immediately pull over to offer you unconditional help.

    9. Israel is the only country where people cuss using Russian and Arabic words because Hebrew doesn't have them.

    10. Israel is one of the only countries where the sun sets into the Mediterranean Sea.

    11. Israel is the only country where people refer to the @ symbol as "strudel."

    12. Israel is one of the few countries that truly admires the United States.

    13. Israel is the only country where there's a Mezuzah on every single door (including at bars and clubs).

    14. Israel is the only country where you can legally ride your bike on the freeway.

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