TV personality claims Americans are ignorant about history, then proves her own point

While bemoaning the lack of historical knowledge in the U.S., Andrea Tantaros of Fox News claimed that Americans “don’t even know why some guy in Boston got his head blown off because he tried to secretly raise the tax on tea. Most people don’t know that.”  Asked to comment, historians of the American Revolution responded, “Wait, what?”

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One response to “TV personality claims Americans are ignorant about history, then proves her own point

  1. Mart Amell

    I KNEW IT! I just KNEW my 4th grade social studies teacher was a socialist, tree hugging, Nazi, secret Muslim! I just knew it!

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