It’s the 200th anniversary of the burning of Washington! Tea Party types must feel very conflicted…
…And shit like this is why the British Empire fell.
Commemorating the 200th anniversary of burning the White House. Only sparklers this time! pic.twitter.com/QIDBQTBmmL
— British Embassy (@UKinUSA) August 24, 2014
Apologies for earlier Tweet. We meant to mark an event in history & celebrate our strong friendship today http://t.co/gs3heJDMzt
— British Embassy (@UKinUSA) August 25, 2014
You do not EVER apologize for burning down somebody’s capitol. Ever.