Seventy years ago today on April 13, 1943, the Jefferson Memorial was dedicated in Washington, DC, on the 200th anniversary of Thomas Jefferson’s birth (4/13/1743).
I swear to you all: There is a typo in the Jefferson Memorial. On the wall, etched in stone, as you can see from these photos, it says, “Governments are instituted among men. We…”
The quote from the Declaration of Independence is, “Governments are instituted among men, deriving their just power from the governed.”
Tell me I’m wrong.