No ranting or raving in this article, just an interesting story.
Have you ever heard there was a 13th Amendment before the one we have now? I had not, here is a link to more information on the TONA as it is called.
Imagine all the stars getting paid by foreign countries, would this apply to them? Haven’t there been multiple stars getting knighthood? This is an interesting story, follow the link below.
The Iowa Republicans didn’t want the current 13th Amendment banned; they just wanted the “original” one reintroduced for approval. That “missing” proposal was called the “Titles of Nobility Amendment” (or TONA). It sought to ban any American citizen from receiving any foreign title of nobility or receiving foreign favors, such as a pension, without congressional approval. The penalty was loss of citizenship.