The choral version:
Happy Independence Day, America!
Reading for today from Political Tea Leaves: "All Hail Rodney this Independence Day." Excerpt:
...Rodney’s vote for independence was considered high treason and caused him to be branded a traitor to the Crown. As history records, Caesar Rodney gave up the possibility of receiving medical treatment in London because he voted and pledged his life, fortune and sacred honor for American Independence....Read the whole thing.