Meanwhile, On July 4, 1776

Originally posted on A Thing for Words:
In Philadelphia, the great men with their great status and aspirations debated if these colonies should declare themselves independent states from their strict Mother, Britain. Some decried the annoying nature of their colleagues in the heat of early summer. Their small war was fought with ideas and rhetoric,…

I Won The ABBA Funniest Blog Award So Here’s A Very Long, Odd Joke To Celebrate

Originally posted on Tara Sparling writes:
I WON A PRIZE! In London!! Which feels somehow better than a domestic one!! (Please see 800 years of confused and conflicted Irish history for details). The Annual Bloggers’ Bash and Awards (ABBA) 2017 took place on Saturday 11th June in London, when the folks there announced I had won first place in the Funniest…