Thursday, June 30, 2011 12:50:41 PM
Mr Peabody: "I kinda thought independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain was celebrated on July 4th."
Thank you, sir. That sign was such a glaring inaccuracy about July 4th, that I am shocked and dismayed that you and I may be the only ones who caught it.
U.S. citizens on this site: You should know that July 4th is the anniversary of the day we informed Britain the we were no longer British citizens. We did NOT declare our independence from "religious persecution". We declared our independence from...oh, nevermind. You're all lost, and will never get it.