Give Me Liberty or Give Me a Bagel

1776

Bagels played an important role in the revolution. There was the Boston Bagel Party, the Battle of Bagel Hill and George Washington’s famous bagel throw across the Potomac. Bagel Ross stitched bagels on the first American flag, and the well-intentioned, though slightly confused Paul Revere warned the colonists that “The Bagels are coming! The bagels are coming!