It’s been 231 years since that cute little document, the Declaration of Independence, was signed by a bunch of scalawags and insurgents. Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Ben Franklin are my heroes.
By the way, today’s Cheers and Jeers at DailyKos has a poll on which Founding Father, Mother, or creepy King you’d most like to have a beer with. Go vote!*
*Ben Franklin, baby!