Today's the actual anniversary of Columbus's historic mistake. In his "honor," my annual reposting of my soon-to-be-classic posting from 2009: Columbus tweets about his 1492 voyage and "discovery":
Also, my 1994 essay from the early days of my Native interest:
This Ain't No Party, This Ain't No Disco: A Columbus Day Rant
For more on Columbus, see Places Europeans Actually Discovered and Pledge of Allegiance Celebrates Columbus.