The Many Hats of Ben Franklin

Statesman, Diplomat, Inventor, Stud

How YOU Doin’?

Just like now, in the 18th-century politics was a dirty, self-serving business.

So it’s no surprise that during its earliest days as a nation, the United States of America took advantage of France’s age-old antipathy towards England. In turn, King Louis XVI of France was using the Americans to vex his old rivals as much as…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Kathy Copeland Padden

Kathy Copeland Padden

7.4K Followers

is a news junkie, history buff, and music fanatic surfing the End Times wave with bemusement. Come along!