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UK apologizes for tweet commemorating White House being burned

Okay, I know I shouldn’t be laughing, but I am…a lot!

It appears that the British Ambassador to the United States sent out a tweet commemorating the 200th anniversary of the White House being set on fire by the British during the War of 1812.

Read the tweet here.

I know that was a sad day for the States, but lets just face it…it’s freaking funny!


Understanding more about the Michael Brown case

Many eyes, as they have been for weeks, remained on Ferguson, Missouri today as Michael Brown was laid to rest.

We have all read the news stories regarding race and race relations in the aftermath of Brown being shot, and the stories about Michael Brown as a person.

If there is only one article you read on the happenings in Ferguson, I highly recommend you read this article from VOX.