Fordite, also known as Detroit agate, is old automobile paint which has hardened sufficiently to be cut and polished. It was formed from the build up of layers of enamel paint slag on tracks and skids on which cars were hand spray-painted (a now automated process), which have been baked numerous times.
The United States is 3rd in murders throughtout the world! But if you take out out Chicago, Detroit, Washington, F.C., and New Orleans, the United States is 4th from the bottom for murders. Believe it or not, these 4 cities also have the toughest gun control laws in the United States.
Map of Michigan - The name Michigan is the French form of the Ojibwa word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake". Michigan is the 9th most populous state, and the largest by total area east of the Mississippi River. Michigan is the only state to consist of two peninsulas, with the Lower Peninsula being shaped like a mitten.