Yes, this is a day of Independence, for all Americans and their descendents (Victory!). And that is Joan Crawford carrying a torch for the tired and poor. We here at If Charlie Parker Was a Gunslinger . . . surely do hope that you all have a swell holiday on this, the 230th anniversary of our Declaration of Independence from the pernicious stain of British rule.
230 years. And it seems like it was only yesterday . . .