March 5, 2013

When America Was Female

Uncle Sam’s older, classier sister Columbia fell out of favor after women got the vote. Maybe it’s time to bring her back.

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    Interesting. I like Lady Columbia!
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    Love it. And her. Let’s bring her back.
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    I think bringing back Columbia as a national symbol would be pretty neat.
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