November 16, 1864

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY! in 1864 – Union Gen. William T. Sherman and his troops began their “March to the Sea” during the U.S. Civil War and the stereotype of the rude, obnoxious, easily bored American Tourist was born.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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