Columbus didn't discover American, the American Indians discovered him and saved his butt.

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Columbus never made it to what would be the United States. I doubt he ever met a Native American. He landed in the carribian islands. Hati I think.

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Semantics---Native American/Indian/Indigenous People whatever. How about "the natives of the Americas"? Good enough?

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Columbus first landed in the Bahamas. He thought he was in Asia. He putzed around the islands around Frloida, spreading diseases and pilfering and that's how colonization by Spain began

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The really nasty Spaniards came later, re Pizarro , Conquistadores

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Yes- I spared my description the word rapist

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i think he was lost! :-P

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Almost certainly, since he didn't have Google Earth to help him get around

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LMAO

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Columbus was looking for a faster rout to India. Basically he pointed in a direction and said " go that way" without knowing what was there.

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i thgink he was on a cruise

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Breaking the law S.U.I. He was sailing under the influence of ALE.

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Didn't he think he was headed for the East Indies ? I believe that's why he referred to the people he encountered as "indios" (Indians).But him "discovering" America is logically inaccurate, as there WERE people already there to greet him.

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Natives invited him for dinner.

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