“It Could Have Been Alot Worse, We Could Have Been Colonised By The Spanish!”

Eemanee writes What Crazy Looks Like blog out of Barbados, and muses…“Not only was colonisation not such a bad thing after all… it could have been alot worse, we could have been colonised by the Spanish!”

An interesting take by Eemanee. Check it out here.

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2 responses to ““It Could Have Been Alot Worse, We Could Have Been Colonised By The Spanish!”

  1. John

    Did you know that Nelson saved Africa from French Invasion?

    Did you know he did it on August 1st, 1798?

    Does anyone know if August 1st was chosen as Emancipation Day because of Nelson?

  2. John

    … and at the time the French were allied with the Spanish!!

    Here’s what happened on August 1st in Africa.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Nile