Militia Men never looked so good. Holiday-themed holding a Kentucky Long Rifle. Can you find the random 4 leaf clover we stuck in the design of this shirt?
General Washington, and the larger American population, was fascinated by the mounting political unrest in Ireland. Not only did Ireland’s patriotic struggle against the British crown mirror their own hunger for liberty, but interest in the conflict was also strategic: trouble for the British just across the Irish Sea was closer to home. It could effectively distract England from her independence-bent colonies, dividing not only attention but resources.