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Nevada – Feat. Rapper MC Betty Blue the Mountain Bluebird | 50 Birds, 50 States

Nevada – Feat. Rapper MC Betty Blue the Mountain Bluebird | 50 Birds, 50 States


BARRY: BALD EAGLE.[CHIRPING].DJ PIGEON: AY, YO,
I’M DJ PIGEON AND I’D LIKE TO INTRODUCE Y’ALL
TO OUR NATIONAL BIRD. MAKE SOME NOISE
FOR BARRY THE BALD EAGLE OUR STATE BY
STATE CHAUFFEUR. BARRY: THAT’S RIGHT
Y’ALL, WHAT UP, WHAT UP? WHO’S READY TO FLY
OVER TO THE SILVER STATE, AT LEAST THAT’S THE
NAME ON ITS LICENSE PLATE. MY FRIEND HERE IS
A SPECIES IN TWO WORDS. SHE’S THE STATE
BIRD OF NEVADA, THE MOUNTAIN BLUEBIRD. YO, WHAT’S UP BETTY BLUE? BETTY BLUE: WELCOME
TO NEVADA BARRY, IT’S HOT IN OUR DESERTS
BUT IT SURE IS PRETTY! WE GOT A LONELY
ROAD CALLED HIGHWAY 50. AND OUR CAPITAL
IS CARSON CITY. THERE’S A CITY IN THE
SAND THAT’S OUR MOST FAMOUS, IT’S A LITTLE
PLACE CALLED LAS VEGAS. IT CALLS ITSELF THE
ENTERTAINMENT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD, DID YA KNOW? THERE’S FOOD AND
WORLD-CLASS SHOWS. LET’S GO! BARRY: VIVAAAA LAS VEGAS! ♪ BOTH: COAST TO COAST,
STATE TO STATE, ♪ ♪ WE’RE GOING TO TELL
YOU ABOUT A PLACE AND ♪ ♪ WHAT MAKES IT GREAT. ♪ ♪ SO JUST FLY WITH ME,
FLY WITH ME, FLY WITH ME, ♪ ♪ COME ON FLY WITH ME. ♪ BETTY BLUE: LAS VEGAS
IS SURROUNDED BY BEAUTIFUL LANDMARKS, LIKE THE
MOJAVE DESERT, AND THE RED ROCK
CANYON NATIONAL PARK. NEVADA COMES FROM A WORD
MEANING SNOW-CAPPED IN SPANISH. BARRY: THERE’S
LOTS OF DESERT HERE, DID THE WATER JUST VANISH? BETTY BLUE: AS THE
DRIEST STATE IN AMERICA WE HAVE TO
USE WATER WISELY. THE WEATHER IN OUR
DESERTS IS KNOWN TO VARY WIDELY. WE’RE THE COUNTRY’S 7TH
LARGEST STATE IN AREA OF LAND. THE DESERT BIGHORN SHEEP
IS OUR STATE ANIMAL, MAN. ♪ BOTH: COAST TO COAST,
STATE TO STATE, WE’RE ♪ ♪ GOING TO TELL YOU
ABOUT A PLACE AND ♪ ♪ WHAT MAKES IT GREAT. ♪ ♪ SO JUST FLY WITH ME,
FLY WITH ME, FLY WITH ME, ♪ ♪ COME ON FLY WITH ME. ♪ BARRY: WOW,
NEVADA IS SO FINE! BETTY BLUE: AND WE’RE
HOME TO THE BRISTLECONE PINE. WHICH IS A TOUGH TREE. SOME CAN LIVE
FOR OVER 4,000 YEARS, IMAGINE WHAT THEY’VE SEEN! OUR PLANT LIFE
ISN’T ALWAYS LUSH. OUR STATE FLOWER IS
CALLED THE SAGEBRUSH. AND IT’S ONE OF
NEVADA’S NICKNAMES TOO. WE EVEN HAVE STATE COLORS,
THEY’RE SILVER AND BLUE. BARRY: LIKE THE SKY! BETTY BLUE: WE HAVE
OVER 30 MOUNTAIN RANGES THAT MAKE OUR
TERRAIN PRETTY HIGH. NEVADA IS HOME
TO MANY PETROGLYPHS, MADE BY NATIVE AMERICANS,
THAT’S NO MYTH. BARRY: HOW LONG
AGO WAS THAT? BETTY BLUE: 20,000
YEARS AGO ACCORDING TO ARCHEOLOGICAL EVIDENCE, THERE WERE MANY
INDIAN SETTLEMENTS. ♪ BOTH: COAST TO COAST,
STATE TO STATE, ♪ ♪ WE’RE GOING TO TELL
YOU ABOUT A PLACE AND ♪ ♪ WHAT MAKES IT GREAT. ♪ ♪ SO JUST FLY WITH ME,
FLY WITH ME, FLY WITH ME, ♪ ♪ COME ON FLY WITH ME. ♪ ♪ COAST TO COAST,
STATE TO STATE, ♪ ♪ WE’RE GOING TO
TELL YOU ABOUT A PLACE ♪ ♪ AND WHAT MAKES IT GREAT. ♪ ♪ SO JUST FLY WITH ME,
FLY WITH ME, FLY WITH ME, ♪ ♪ COME ON FLY WITH ME. ♪ BARRY: WELL,
THANK YOU MC BETTY BLUE, YOUR STATE IS PRETTY GREAT. NOW WHERE SHOULD WE GO? BETTY BLUE: LET’S GO FOR A
SWIM IN GOOD OLE’ LAKE TAHOE!

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