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German: Idaho’s 3rd Language

Believe it or not, the top language spoken in Idaho, besides English or Spanish is — (drum roll, Puh-LEEZ) German. In fact, German, according to the Mental Floss Web site, is the most spoken language of Montana, Wyoming, Utah and Colorado, too. In two New England states, Portuguese is the most spoken language besides English and Spanish. You can see the map created by Slate online mag here.

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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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