Heijō-kyō, was the Capital of Japan from 710–40 and again from 745–84. It flourished as Japan's first international and political capital, with a peak population of approximately 100,000. The overall form of the city was an irregular rectangle, and the area of city is more than 25 km2 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hei…
Colorado has 697 sides and is really not a rectangle fascinatingmaps.com/color…
The flag of Nepal is highly irregular. It is the world's only non-quadrilateral flag, and its circumscribed rectangle has an irrational ratio, known as the smallest root of a 4th degree polynomial. oeis.org/A230582
Rectangle and rectum have the same Latin root wordreference.com/definit…
The flag of Libya from 1977 to 2011 was a plain green rectangle with no other colors of symbols. After the fall of Gaddafi a more intricate historical flag was re-introduced. wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_o…
Colorado is not a perfect rectangle and instead has a slight bend in its SW corner due to imperfections in late 1800s survey techniques. ngs.noaa.gov/INFO/fourcor…
Stop signs have 8 sides because in 1923, it was suggested that the more dangerous an upcoming road was, the more sides a traffic sign should have. Circles (infinite number of sides) designated the riskiest hazards, octagons the second-most dangerous, and rectangles were informational. nytimes.com/2011/12/11/ma…
The flag of Nepal, famous for being the only current national flag that isn't a quadrilateral, has its dimensions specified by law. The rectangle circumscribing the flag has an irrational ratio that is the least root of a quartic polynomial. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fla…
The shape of the pupil of a goat's eye is a rectangle. npr.org/sections/health-s…
Colorado is not a perfect rectangle. Along the west border with Utah it goes at a slight angle and then continues straight again due to surveyors making a mistake. howderfamily.com/blog/col…
Ohio is the only state that doesn't have a rectangle flag en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fla…
Canada has an official way to fold it's flag and it's different from the US method. It ends in a rectangle instead of a triangle. cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-…
Egypt is quantitatively the most rectangle country. pappubahry.com/misc/recta…
In order to get around the Saturn's technical limitations, software designers would "wrap" 2D images around polygons and "twist" rectangles into triangles - we call this "Cell shading", "normal mapping" and "vertex distortion". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seg…
'Cheez-Its' are actually not squares, they are considered rectangles. Two of the four sides are 2 millimeters longer than the others. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Che…
Where to buy the delicious, rectangle school pizzas i used to eat as a kid...

Now i just need to find someone to split a case of 96 pizzas with.....

Nardone Bros. Pizza

Edit: This is the closest thing to the "mexican" pizza i could find. Doesn't look the same but it says it is sold to schools...

Edit2: Found this site which sells almost everything i remember from school, just trying to find out how you place an order / prices...

Today I learned of Webdriver Torso, a YouTube channel that uploads a video every 1 to 20 minutes, consisting of red and blue rectangles.The channel has over 390,000 videos. It is used internally by Google for testing the quality of YouTube videos. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web…
Squids will die in a rectangle aquarium tank but survive in a cylindrical tank. newyorker.com/magazine/20…
The sides of a pentagon, a hexagon, and a decagon, each inscribed in congruent circles, will form a right triangle, which is also half of a golden rectangle! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spe…
When the ceiling of NYC's Grand Central Terminal was cleaned, the workers left one uncleaned rectangle to show what decades of tar and nicotine had left behind! untappedcities.com/2013/0…
Although Wyoming is typically shown as a rectangle, it is about 23 miles shorter at the top than at the bottom. Since Earth is a sphere the East and West borders get closer together as they head north. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wyo…
Astronomers recently discovered a galaxy that is dark crimson and shaped like a rectangle io9.com/what-the-heck-is-…
In 1856 New York paid just over $5 million for a rectangle of undeveloped land ''Central Park''. That land is now estimated to be worth in excess of $530 billion dollars if they were ever to sell it (which will never happen however) nyc-architecture.com/CP/C…
Apple was granted a patent for a rectangle with rounded corners theverge.com/2012/11/7/36…
From 1977-2011 Libya's flag was just a plain green rectangle. britannica.com/EBchecked/…
The solid form of a rectangle is a parallelepiped. mathwords.com/r/rectangul…
An acre is the area of a rectangle whose length is one furlong and whose width is one chain. askville.amazon.com/big-a…
The purpose of Tactile Paving, the bumpy yellow rectangles paved into sidewalk corners. These strips are designed to signal to blind or visually impaired people of potential hazards, such as the beginning of a crosswalk or intersection. gov.uk/government/uploads…
The Libyan Flag is a green rectangle en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fil…
Apple has a patent on rectangles with rounded corners theverge.com/2012/11/7/36…
There was a painting of rectangles sold for over 60 millions dollars artadox.com/kazimir-malev…
A painting with 2 colors and 3 rectangles sold for $1.8 million! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voi…
The shape of Utah is both a Hexagon a type of "Golygon" - a polygon with all right angles, but not necessarily 4 like a rectangle (ie, Colorado, Wyoming) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
All the maps for levels 1 to 8 in the original TLOZ interlock with each other to form a big jigsaw/rectangle. shockingvideogamesecrets.…
"Rectangle" is a combination of the Latin rectus 'right' and the french angle 'angle', because the damn things have right angles! etymonline.com/index.php?…
George Lucas patented Yoda's design much like Apple just patented rectangles with round corners. google.com/patents/USD265…

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