#July4th

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Author and podcaster says 'F*** Fourth of July': 'The only independence I recognize is Juneteenth'

Author and podcaster Touré Neblett at The Grio says he does not recognize America's Independence Day — only that of Juneteenth. What are the details? In a highly critical editorial, Neblett said "F*** the Fourth of July" and that the only independence tha

News | The News

NPR Trashes Declaration Of Independence On Fourth Of July, Adds ‘Editor’s Note’ To Warn Of ‘Racist Slur’

National Public Radio (NPR) denounced the Declaration of Independence on the Fourth of July because of terms it deemed offensive.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

28 Fun Things to do This 4th of July Weekend in L.A. (7-2-2021 to 7-4-2021)

This weekend, from July 2 to July 4, features the reopening of Smorgasburg, Fourth of July at the Hollywood Bowl, Americafest at the Rose Bowl, a movie and fireworks at Hollywood Forever, the Day Trip Festival, LOTS of Independence Day food specials, and

Humor | Political Humor

How to Celebrate July 4 Without Getting Canceled for Glorifying White Supremacy

The United States of America turns 244 this weekend. Normally that would be cause for celebration, but not anymore, now that the prevailing cultural sentiment demands that athletes issue statements to explain why they didn't take a knee during the nationa

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Far-Left Activists Dance On American Flag: ‘F*** The 4th Of July, F*** The American Flag’

Far-left activists trampled on an American flag in Washington, D.C., on the nation’s 244th birthday. A video posted online by Daily Caller video journalist Jorge Ventura showed activists dancing on the flag. One of the activists in the video was hol

Politics | Trump Politics

Five Reasons Trump’s Celebration of America Was Epic Display of Patriotism

The idea that America should be ashamed of its strength and prosperity is a lie. Here’s five reasons I thought the "Salute to America" was a huge success.

Politics | Donald Trump

TRUMP: I'll Salute The Military EVERY July 4! | Daily Wire

Speaking on Monday, President Trump, ebullient after the strong approval he got from much of the American public after his July 4 salute to the military, stated that he w

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Kaepernick Quotes Frederick Douglass To Bash July 4th. Cruz Crushes Him With Facts. | Daily Wire

On the morning of the Fourth of July, former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who just finished nuking the Betsy Ross sneaker produced by Nike, decided to target the Fourth of July i

Politics | The "Squad"

Ocasio-Cortez Spends July 4th Attacking Those Who Protect America | Daily Wire

Democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) celebrated America's birthday by attacking federal law enforcement officials that are charged with protecting the nation's borders, spreading misleading information and engaging in partisan attacks

Politics | Politics

What Would Our Founding Fathers Think of America On Its 243rd Birthday?

On this our Constitutional Republic’s 243rd Birthday, let us consider what our Founding Fathers said about where the destructive and misguided progressives are leading us over the abyss of allowing our nation to fail.

History | HISTORY

'Tanks' a lot: Trump 4th of July celebration isn't first time armored vehicles have rumbled into Washington

WASHINGTON – Tanks rumbled down Pennsylvania Avenue for Dwight Eisenhower's inaugural parade in 1953. John F. Kennedy deployed them eight years later – as well as missiles. Even a 1939 visit by England's King George VI prompted a splashy display of armored hardware rolling through the nation's capital.

Politics | Opinion

Why The July Fourth Spirit of Freedom Unites America and Israel | United with Israel

On July 4, 1776, Americans chose freedom over British tyranny. On the same date 200 years later, Israel made the same decision by not succumbing to Arab terror.

History | History

The Lessons of the Declaration of Independence

The colonists’ quest for independence from the British in 1776 began with a goal: “to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them.” Declaring independence me

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

MSNBC's Joy Reid: Trump Having July 4th Parade To Threaten Americans | Daily Wire

MSNBC conspiracy theorist Joy Reid said on Tuesday that she believes that President Donald Trump is trying to send a "threat" to "his fellow Americans" by having a July 4th celebration that

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

This Smart Tag Is an Essential Fourth of July Accessory for Dogs Afraid of Fireworks | Mental Floss

In addition to keeping your dog calm during fireworks shows this Fourth of July, a smartphone-connected pet tag will help you keep track of them.

History | History

The Science of Saving the Declaration of Independence

How science helped—and harmed—efforts to preserve the U.S.'s founding documents.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Stuff

How Do Fireworks Actually Work? | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

News | Heroes & Heroines

'American Idol' finalist Jax defends Fourth of July White House performance | Fox News

“American Idol” finalist Jax said Thursday nothing is going to stop her from performing at the White House on Independence Day, calling the chance a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Recipes | Recipes

18 Party-Friendly Burger and Sandwich Recipes for July 4th

I think it's fair to say that any kind of summery outdoor celebration flat-out requires a few handheld foods—something your guests can bite into without having to set their beers down. To that end, it's only logical that you supply them with burgers

Entertainment | Entertainment

New On Netflix: The Shows And Movies To Watch For The Holiday Weekend - Forbes

A new anime series and 70 new movies and shows debut this week, most in time for holiday viewing.

Recipes | Recipes

frozen s'mores | pudding & marshmallow sandwiches - It's Always Autumn

Make frozen s'mores for the perfect summer treat! Chocolate pudding and marshmallow are sandwiched in graham crackers and frozen in this easy recipe.

History | History

The Declaration of Independence: Six lesser-known facts - CNN.com

This Fourth of July will mark the 239th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. Here are some lesser-known facts about the document.

News | The News

Rep. King: ISIS 4th of July Threat ‘Nothing’ Like I’ve Seen Since 9/11 | MRCTV

In a joint intelligence bulletin, the Department of Homeland Security, the FBI, and the National Counterterrorism Center reportedly issued a warning to police and military to be wary of a potential terror attack on the Fourth of July.

History | History

Why Did Yankee Doodle Call a Feather ‘Macaroni’?

Yankee Doodle went to town...Mm-hm, yeah.
Riding on a pony...Ok.
Stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni...Wait. What?

Entertainment | Entertainment

17 Patriotic Movies to Watch Over Fourth of July Weekend

What's an American to do once the thrill of BBQ and fireworks has worn off? Watch movies, that's what.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help!

15 Great Fourth of July Deals You Absolutely Must Check Out

This year, July 4 falls on a Friday. And given the sales we're seeing (entire stores at 40% or 50% off!), it's looking a lot like an early Black Friday. Happy National Ice Cream Month!

History | History

Why We Set Off Fireworks On The Fourth Of July

Ever wondered why we set off those humungous kaleidoscopes of gunpowder in our sky each Fourth of July? Apparently, the history of fireworks in America is as old the country itself. On our first Independence Day celebration, held in Philadelphia ...