November 17, 2011
The Washington Post provides this handy chart showing that Congress is less popular than Communism, BP during the Gulf oil spill or Nixon during Watergate:
Indeed, King George was approximately twice as popular among Americans during the Revolutionary War than Congress is today:
Historians have estimated that between 15 and 20 percent of the European-American population of the colonies were Loyalists.
This article was posted: Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 4:02 am