Every single one of our fifty-six founders who signed the Declaration of Independence knew he was essentially signing his own death warrant. The English penalty for treason was hanging by the neck until dead. And the Declaration was certainly high treason. One witness described the atmosphere in the room as “a pensive and awful silence.”
So this day is kind of a holy day for those of us who revere this nation.
That said, I have no rants about Homeowners Associations today. I just want to link you to one of the most moving videos I have ever watched.