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Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Happy Independence Day


Fun Forth of July Facts:
  • Over an estimated 150 million hot dogs will consumed on the 4th of July.
  • Over $211 million has been spent on the importation of fireworks from China.
  • The first 4th of July party held at the White House was in 1801.
  • More than 74 million Americans will BBQ.
  • The 4th of July was not declared a national holiday until 1941.
  • The stars of the original American flag were arranged in a circle to ensure that all colonies were equal.
Have a safe and wonderful day!




3 comments:

miss donna said...

i bar-b-qued (well, i wasn't the one who actually did it, but you know what i mean!) ...and consumed one of those hot dogs! hope you and your family had a happy 4th.

Tinfoil Tiaras said...

I love that last fun fact- what a generous concept! Hope you had a wonderful day celebrating and hope you got some BBQ and fireworks in there as well!

Tiffany said...

Happy 4th!! I hope you had a great day!