Texas is the second most populous and second largest state in the entire United States. Located in the south central part of the country, bordering with Mexico, Texas has an area of 268,820 square miles and a ‘very unique’ population of over 26.9 million residents. Some people like to say that Texas is pretty similar to Russia, because of this super hot state’s weird eccentricities. If you want to know why, you’ll find the answers below. Check out our special selection of some weird and funny pictures, all of which will prove to you why Texas is a strange place. Enjoy!