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39 Reasons Why Delaware Is Better Than Your State

First State in the union and first in being awesome.

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2. Actually, Delaware was the first state in the union to ratify the Constitution in 1787. This is Ceasar Rodney, the fastest and the most unfortunate-looking of the founding fathers. He signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776! Dela-What!

3. The Dutch settled there in 1631! That's almost 400 years of history! That's like a European amount of history!

8. Delaware's banking laws are so lenient, they have been compared to the Cayman Islands. That's why most major banks are headquartered in Delaware.

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