5 True Facts That Are Dependent On Where You Live

2. In The USA, Pizza Can Be A Vegetable.

Thanks to the United States Congress, pizza can be classified as a vegetable if it contains two tablespoons of tomato sauce. Because the school feeding program demands that contractors feed students vegetables, lobbyists made Congress determine that any food containing two tablespoons of tomato sauce (like the pizzas served in schools) could be considered a vegetable. And that was how pizzas became vegetables.