July 4th, Independence Day, saw the Twitterverse give rise to a new trending topic. #AmericaWasNeverGreat highlighted the stops on the bloody road to America’s greatness. I should add that the phase has been floating around the internet for a while as it was coined by an African American woman received national attention after who wore a hat sporting it to Home Depot and was subsequently fired. The dismissal caused a chain of events which lead to her fame and eventual reinstatement. Here are a few of the hashtagged tweets that caught my eye.
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