Why Yankee Doodle Called it ‘Macaroni’

How the song Yankee Doodle was about obnoxious 18th-century hipsters. ‘Yankee Doodle’ had many different versions, but we know it was sung by British officers before and during the Revolutionary War. And a macaroni was actually a specific type of person, the type of person to be mocked.

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