By Brad Friedman
on 7/4/2010, 10:05am PT
Taking a break this year from our annual re-publication of the Declaration of Independence, to offer instead some of our favorite Independence Day/Weekend tweets so far this year. For the record, you can follow The BRAD BLOG on Twitter right here: @TheBradBlog. Hope you all have a safe and happy 4th! --- Brad
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"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both." - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Celebrated our nation's birth by having bacon at all three meals today. America: F*ck Yeah!
*Dumb 4th of July Tweet Award: RT @mmartin51
Most patriots have jobs & don't have the time to worry about Twitter. Unlike the resource sucking libs.
Pointed out to @mmartin51
that Red States are more dependent on Fed dollars than Blue States. Result: Blocked.
There's a war going on between traditional America and those who would like to take Christ out of The 4th of July
"The price of freedom is eternal vigilance." - Thomas Jefferson
"A bad free press is preferable to a technically good subservient press" --- Nelson Mandela, 2002. feels relevant to present-day US
"You will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you make good use of it." - John Quincy Adams
NINE of the signers of the Declaration of Independence (AKA Founding Fathers) were IMMIGRANTS. #JUSTSAYIN
That an issue was made of wearing a flag pin shows that America is, on the whole, a nation of kindergartners.