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A nation looking for its birth date | Darn Wright

 

Last updated 7/6/2021 at 1:27pm

Hip, Hip, Hooray! We are heading into July 4th and our nation's 245th birthday! But is July 4th, in fact, our Great Nation's begetting day?

Being polite, maybe it's not a good idea to ask a woman her age, and this is a good guideline for us to resist asking the USA how old she is. Because, if we do, 'OUR LADY' may be challenged in answering that question.

There are a number of people who believe that, on July 29, 1585, Sir Walter Raleigh founded Roanoke – what we now call the "Lost Colony." This settlement was apparently located in South Carolina.

The argument goes that it was Roan...



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