The Fourth of July

The Fourth of July

235 years ago a declaration was written by a dude who's spent some quality time sitting in French cafes drinking coffee and talking about some new ideas articulated by a Scotsman. Ideas about rationalism. They talked of forming a government that wasn't headed up by a king, who also made himself a pope. Who's power was justified by mythology. They talked about establishing a form of government that was made up by the people participating in the very creation of the laws of the land...