1. It exists!
2. It was nominated for five Tony’s and actually won three!
3. It’s actually a movie too (though the movie didn’t do as well) and you still have time to watch it for Independence Day!
4. It holds the record for the longest span of time between musical numbers…but it’s still awesome.
5. It makes you proud to be American.
Here is a link to Sit Down John, a song from the 1972 film version that makes you feel totally revolutionary:
Here’s to celebrating America’s best break-up ever! Happy Independence Day!