Spoken Word Artist Today we celebrate Columbus Day in the United States. Banks are closed, government offices are closed, postal stations are closed.
But yet we seem to still celebrate historical inaccuracies.
Yes, Columbus in 1492 sailed the ocean blues. But was he the first to “discover” America?
No he was not.
The Vikings ( Not the Minnesota NFL team) were know to have settled in the New World some 400 years prior to Christopher Columbus arriving in the Bahamas.
But honestly, how do you “discover” a place where people already live in? odrigo Sanchez-Chavarria.