posted on Dec, 3 2002 @ 10:27 PM
Bob -- you're right! Those ARE true!
The 'cherry tree' myth was one of the earliest I saw debunked, and I do remember the Iran-Contra mess, and Jefferson and Sally Hemming (his slave,
whom he impregnated) is a very well known bit of history.
That's funny... that the Onion would post a REAL piece of research under fiction. Great find, Ma-Ha!