I was gonna repost last year's 4th of July post, with the clips from 1776, but they've been yanked from Teh YouTube... cause Murrika is all about protecting those corporate profits, doncha know.
So, here's some Simon & Garfunkle - "America"
May we find it again!
UPDATE: Please read this post over at Bark Bark Woof Woof. Well said, Mustang Bobby, well said. Also, this post at The Quaker Agitator.