30 Jun '11, 3pm

Get ready for the 4th of July by reading Broke-Ass Grouch's epic rant about what makes America great:

Get ready for the 4th of July by reading Broke-Ass Grouch's epic rant about what makes America great:

Long may it wave. Photo: Luigi Anzivino Oh, say -- can you see, by the dawn's early light? Broke-Ass can, though when her electricity gets turned off tomorrow, that's about the only light by which Broke-Ass and the crew at the Rancho will be seeing anything. God Bless America! Yet, in spite of the blunt reality that she is flat-out cashless until her book comes out (July 12!) -- and that she lives in a country in which corporate interests threaten to trump availability of safe drinking water; in which there is neither decent, affordable health nor child care; in which fair tax laws or a reasonable minimum wage do not exist -- do you know the very first thing visitors see on the wall, upon crossing the threshold of the Rancho's cramped entrance? Old Glory, baby. Surprise: Broke-Ass loves, and has always loved, this crazy country. You want to wear your burka to school? Go ah...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/cities/2011-06-30-why-broke-ass-is-a...

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