stinging red ants
invasion of Africanized honeybees
brown recluse spiders (fiddle backs) especially in hot summer
goat-head grass burrs
wild cedar trees taking over areas (fire hazards)
grass fires during windy weather racism
corruption in government Oklahoma is number 49 in education funding in the US in 2010.
Methamphetamine labs & addicts.
Number one state for Indian casinos & many gambling addicts.
Center of tornado activity in the US.
Worst state for bad bridges. Oklahoma City is the worst city for obesity in the country.
Oklahoma is #3 for physical inactivity.
Department of Human Services has a terrible track record when it comes to protecting children.
Oklahoma has the 6th highest teen birthrate in the US.
Oklahoma has the third-highest smoking rate in the US.
Oklahoma is #2 for percentage of cardiovascular deaths. Oklahoma is last in the country for number of dental visits.
Oklahoma has more women prisoners per capita than any other state. 66% of them had been physically abused before incarceration and 43% had been s3xually abused as a child.