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I Hate Fireworks!

By Carina

I hate fireworks. Mostly. I love to go to the big fireworks spectacular in my town where there's a huge display put on every 4th of July. It's great! Loud, booming, beautiful, chest-pounding, and only 20 minutes long. The big spectacular starts about 10pm and ends around 10:20pm. Bam. Boom. D... Read More

July 4th BOOM! POW!

By Erica Fehrman

July 4th is my favorite holiday.  It's the bomb.  No pun intended. Yes, the holiday is to celebrate our country's independence from the tyrannous British rule.  (By the way, any British history class will blip over our Revolutionary ruckus like it's a flea in their many-thousands-of-years hist... Read More