What if Twitter had been around during the American Revolution?
- By Katie CellaKatie Cella is an editorial researcher at Foreign Policy.
@KingGeorge3 I desire what is good. Therefore, everyone who does not help me reach 10k followers today is a traitor.
@SamAdams Tweet up at the harbor Nov 28. Bring tea. Mohawk costume optional #TeaParty
@PatrickHenry Give me liberty or give me death #BOOM
@LordNorth @SamAdams @PatrickHenry You guys are in big trouble
@PaulRevere British r coming Pls RT
@PaulRevere @RobertNewman Correction: That’s ONE if by land, TWO if by sea
@ConcordMinutemen No really…shots have been fired
@GeorgeWashington I love the smell of musket powder in the morning. #Ticonderoga
@TomJefferson Working on a major declaration. Dropping July 4. Stay tuned.
@TomJefferson When in the course of human events…[Read more via Tweetlonger]
@JohnHancock COSIGN RT @TomJefferson When in the course of human events…
@KingGeorge3 Shorter Declaration of Independence: Waaaahh…my tea is too expensive!
@BetsyRoss Check out what I made!
@BenFranklin Got an idea for the national bird. The Turkey! Amiright?
@GeneralHowe Blowout in BKLYN this weekend
@KingLouisXVI We fully support the democratic aspirations of the American people #NotAPrecedent
@GeorgeWashington Crossing Delaware http://bit.ly/A1dEVy
@KingGeorge3 FML!!! RT @GeneralBurgoyne Surrendering Saratoga
@GeorgeWashington Checked in at Valley Forge on Foursquare
@JohnAdams @AbigailAdams I can’t stand Versailles. SO over the top.
@AbigailAdams @JohnAdams So sorry for you. We have no food.
@TomJefferson @SallyHemmings Miss you gurl
@TomJefferson Wait…how do you do a DM again?
@BenedictArnold Thrilled to announce my new position with the British Army!
@GeorgeWashington EVERYBODY UNFOLLOW @BenedictArnold
@JohnPaulJones I have not yet begun to fight, Bitchezzzzzz
@GeneralCornwallis We’ll always have Yorktown
@KingGeorge3 +1 RT @GeneralCornwallis We’ll always have Yorktown
@GeneralCornwallis We no longer have Yorktown
@KingGeorge3 So done with this
@KingLouisXVI Vive la liberté! #totallynotaprecedent
@BenFranklin In Paris for treaty signing w/ @JohnAdams and @JohnJay
@AlexanderHamilton hating teh Articles of Confederation right now