How hard is it to simply say “Happy Independence Day?” Yesterday the Republican National Committee released a pretty standard, boilerplate statement wishing America a happy Independence Day. The Democrats went in the opposite direction and tried to use the holiday as an opportunity to drive a wedge between Americans.
Here are the two statements together-
The statement from the RNC celebrates the United States. The statement from the DNC condemns the United States.
This is ridiculous. Patriotism and self-loathing should not be such obvious indicators of partisan party affiliation. But here we are.
This blog chose to celebrate the United States yesterday, linked here. Our Editorial Board enjoyed a cook out and fireworks with friends.