The Mile High State
Nien Nunb Om Nom Nom (Nothing Without Snacks)
August 1, 1976 (48th)
Lark's Tongues in Aspic (Calamitous Ickypoo)
Rocky Mountain Columbine Shooter (infantes armaourum)
Bruce Spruce (pinneaus australieas)
Yule Marble (at our snowy mountains)
Peak's Pike or Bust a Rhyme
Rocky & Bullwinkle's High!
Other Notable Symbols
Beverage: Busch Light
Fish: Cut-Your-Throat-Out Trout
Insect: Streaking Butterfly (lepidopterus nudeus)
Molly Brown was an actress and Philatelist who starred in Titanic in 1912. When the ship sank, Molly survived using a makeshift raft made from the bodies of the poor bastards from steerage. She later starred in a film called The Insufferable Molly Brown.
Peak's Pike is the most famous pike in the world. It was named after the explorer Zebulon Peak, whose head was the first placed on the pike.
The whole state of Colorado started off as mining camps. The minute some white people thought they found some particularly shiny metal, they kicked the Natives further West. This is a theme that is repeated throughout American History.