Tag Archives: Roger Williams

Roger Williams in Art

As should be fairly obvious, Roger Williams is one of my favorite historical figures, and certainly my favorite “American,” if I can use that term for someone born in England who never lived in an independent USA.  Unfortunately, he’s not … Continue reading

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My Five Underknown Historical Figures

So here’s my list of my Top 5 Underknown Historical Figures, people I think are awesome, but most people don’t know about.  They’re certainly not the most obscure people in the world, but I’d be greatly surprised if your average … Continue reading

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Freshly Pressed!

Thanks everyone!  Thanks to you, my post Roger Williams and the “Refused to Learn the Local Language” Meme was listed as Freshly Pressed!  Thanks for reading!

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Roger Williams and the “Refused to Learn the Local Language” Meme

  To start, this is the meme I’ll be discussing. The point of the meme is obvious.  It’s intended to mock the conservative dislike of undocumented immigrants entering the country and receiving benefits by pointing out that the earliest English … Continue reading

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Ten Books

A friend of mine tagged me in that “Ten Books That Have Stayed With You” meme going around Facebook, and I decided to share them here, as well.  The below are the ten books that I think have had the … Continue reading

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