4th of July

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Spend Fourth Of July In NYC: Best Fireworks Spots in the Boroughs

Just in time for Independence Day (Friday, July 4) we’ve compiled some of the best the places where you’ll be able to check out the displays of what are guaranteed to be amazing feats of pyrotechnic awesomeness.

07/03/2014

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Impress Your Friends This 4th Of July By Knowing The Science Of Fireworks

And if you’re worried you’ll forget some of the specifics, don’t worry, most of your friends will be a few drinks deep by the time the show starts! Your knowledge will still be as impressive as the show in the sky.

07/02/2014

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Happy Fourth of July! 10 Patriotic Pop Songs To Get Your BBQ Started

Whether you’re poolside, at the beach or just firing up that grill for a BBQ before the fireworks get started, here are 10 songs to bring out the red, white and blue in all of us.

07/03/2012

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Katy Perry Talks Hot Dogs, Tacos And Fourth of July Fireworks

Katy Perry is close to bringing an end to what she describes as “the longest record ever” with the release of her single “Wide Awake.” She discussed the single and her upcoming film with 92.3 […]

06/07/2012

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Independence Day: Our Top 10 Relaxed Backyard Party Picks

Is your Independence Day stash of fireworks begging to be lit? Have you put the floaties in the pool, decorated the house in patriotic colors, stocked up on sodas, and locked away the “good” stuff […]

07/01/2011

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Top 10 YouTube Covers Of Katy Perry’s ‘Firework’ For The 4th

Pop princess, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Katy Perry[/lastfm], took the explosive nature of the Fourth of July fireworks and used it as a heartening metaphor on self-acceptance and self-expression. While there are usually many weird and wonderful covers […]

06/30/2011

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What’s Fresh Around Town: The Fireworks Begin In Astoria Tonight!!

A lot of fireworks will be shot off this weekend … and our first display in the NYC area will be taking place in Astoria tonight!  Find out the full details in today’s edition of […]

06/30/2011

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Top 10 Songs About Freedom, Liberty, & American Pride

Independence Day (or the Fourth of July) is one of the most revered holidays in the United States because it memorializes the day the U.S. declared independence from Great Britain by adopting the Declaration of […]

06/29/2011

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Fashion Fireworks: Fun American Flag Fashion Perfect For Independence Day

Show off your patriotism this Independence Day weekend with a little funky fashionista panache. Whether you want to represent the United States from head-to-toe or just have a dash of zany country-focused flair, we’ve got […]

06/29/2011

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