Listen, my children, and you shall hear
Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere,
Who made sure as he’s riding his horse
through town, to send those
warning shots and bells
that we were going to be secure
and we were going to be free.
No, that’s not Longfellow — that’s Palin. Via Think Progress comes this clip of Sarah Palin during her time in Boston yesterday, sharing her thoughts on Paul Revere’s ride.
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