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World / a year ago
Uncle Sam Smiles: A Rare Moment of Sunshine in the Land of Stars and Stripes
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Uncle Sam smiles and brings a rare moment of happiness to America.
Uncle Sam Smiles: A Rare Moment of Sunshine in the Land of Stars and Stripes Washington: As the days get darker and the cold weather sets in, we’re all looking for a reason to smile. This week, we got one – Uncle Sam cracked a grin! According to eyewitnesses, as the first rays of sunshine broke through the seemingly endless clouds on Tuesday morning, a faint upturn was seen on the lips of America’s most beloved patriotic figure. “It was like watching a phoenix rise from the ashes, or a puppy discovering a warm spot on the couch,” said one onlooker, tears streaming down his face. “I never thought I’d live to see the day.” An expert team of facial analysis experts was quickly assembled to determine the cause of the expression. After extensive examination, the group reached a stunning conclusion: Uncle Sam was, indeed, smiling. “We couldn’t believe it at first, but the evidence is undeniable,” explained Dr. I. M. Gullible, the head scientist on the team. “In all my years of scrutinizing old men’s faces, I have never witnessed a phenomenon of this magnitude.” Rumors began to fly as to what could have elicited such happiness from the usually stern-faced figurehead. Some speculated it was the recent discovery of a pristine bald eagle nest, others believed it was due to the record-breaking production of apple pies. However, the most popular theory floating around is that Uncle Sam was simply delighted that thousands of American citizens have learned to pronounce “quinoa” correctly. Citizens across the nation rejoiced at the news, flocking to selfie stations to capture their happy expressions beside the beaming Uncle Sam. Major cities reported a sudden uptick in flag sales, and restaurant servers found themselves inundated with requests for “whatever that quinoa thing is.” In response to the news, politicians even put aside their bickering and engaged in a day of bipartisan high-fiving. “I’ve never seen anything like it,” a Capitol Hill janitor confided. “Not only did they actually talk to each other, but several bills were passed, debts were forgiven, and they even agreed on what to order for lunch! Truly, we have entered into a new golden age of American politics.” Puppies forgotten on highways have reportedly found their way back to loving households, frowns turned upside-down in classrooms across the nation, and streaming services took a momentary hit as families opted for quality, patriotic time together. Unfortunately, nothing gold can stay, and Uncle Sam eventually returned to his usual dour expression. It happened just as a pigeon briefly landed on his shoulder before swiftly taking off, leaving a “little gift” behind. While the moment of joy was fleeting, the nation will undoubtedly hold onto the memory of that rare Uncle Sam smile. The sun may have set on this particular day, but America’s hope for more light in the future remains stronger than ever.
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Original title: United States Government Make optimistic comment about something in United States
exmplary article: https://www.zerohedge.com/political/rein-fbi-put-end-their-gestapo-tactics

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