Bill Nye, ‘Science Guy’ And Biden Ally, Offers His Facts About Juneteenth. Oops.

Bill Nye, ‘Science Guy’ And Biden Ally, Offers His Facts About Juneteenth. Oops.


Bill Nye, the supposed “Science Guy,” offered his sage opinion on American history on Sunday to celebrate June 19.

He got blasted.

“The United States we know today was built with the labor of enslaved Black Americans. The last were not freed (officially) until 19 June 1865. Let us celebrate— and never forget,” Nye tweeted, accompanied by a photo of him holding a pocket copy of the Constitution.

The United States we know today was built with the labor of enslaved Black Americans. The last were not freed (officially) until 19 June 1865. Let us celebrate— and never forget. pic.twitter.com/AtfgkoZ3FN

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— Bill Nye (@BillNye) June 19, 2022

Posts on social media pointed out that Nye got it wrong on several counts; the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed slaves in America, was

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