Did PR Win the Revolutionary War?

Did PR win the Revolutionary War? Paul Revere is known for his word-of-mouth comms to warn the U.S. troops and the British invaders and Thomas Paine’s pamphlet, written in 1775 inspired the Thirteen Colonies to fight for independence from Great Britain. The U.S. celebrates independence thanks to Thomas Jefferson getting the Declaration of Independence sent out for rush printing on widely circulated broadside copies on July 4, 1776 after it was approved that day. Washington first celebrated the holiday in 1778 with an artillery salute and double rum rations for his troops! The Fourth of July has been flashy and festive ever since it went mainstream in the 1800s and continues to be celebrated this way for nearly 240 years. Read more: http://www.prdaily.com/Main/Articles/18938.aspx