- Can anyone tell me why we still celebrate Columbus Day?
- Is it just an excuse for government employees to have a three-day weekend?
- If so, why don't we all get a three-day weekend?
- How can a country be "discovered" if it already has human inhabitants?
- How can the alleged discoverer be hailed as a hero, when the men under his command have raped, pillaged and enslaved the native peoples of this "New World"?
- Why does the USA celebrate this alleged discovery, when the dude came nowhere close to our soil?
10 October 2005
I have some questions, in no particular order:
at 1:58 PM