Seems a member of the Fox commentariat was prattling on recently about how Estonia is now a better place than America because Estonians know their history, while Americans
Donâ€™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 donâ€™t know that.
As Politifact and J.L. Bell point out, most people don't know that because it didn't happen:
Had Tantarosâ€™s brain melded the Tea Party of 1773 with the Massacre of 1770, in which Samuel Gray was fatally shot in the head? Does she get her history from the Assassinâ€™s Creed 3 videogame, which lets players fight redcoats on a tea ship? Or was she just stringing together tough-sounding buzzwords for an uncritical audience?
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