...War of 1812 an example of blowback from the folly of expansionism?
- the US foolishly set out to conquer Canada, burned the government buildings in York (Toronto) to the ground
- then we're surprised that the British would land, march up to DC, and burn the White House, Capitol, Library of Congress, etc. to the ground?
Oh, the folly...
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