Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Did you know...

At the time New Englanders were staging their tax revolt in the 1770s, the average person living in England was taxed 26 shillings a year. The average New Englander was taxed one shilling per year.

1 comment:

  1. Wonder how that compares to the average New Englander now? But they do get to vote, so there's that.

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Mathematics

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