Friday, October 24

10/24/08: Fascinating Fact About The Constitution

There was a proposal at the Constitutional Convention to limit the standing army for the country to 5,000 men. George Washington sarcastically agreed with this proposal as long as a stipulation was added that no invading army could number more than 3,000 troops!

1 comment:

  1. Thats funny. I also liked the one about Tyler. Its so human nature. Legal or not, once the boss leaves, your the boss!