Everyone take the day off and eat some Americana food and get some heartburn! Me, I am headed to the beach to walk the boards, eat some beach food and watch some fireworks. I actually have the 2 boys in tow with my grandson so this will be specially nice.
Everyone please be safe and enjoy yourselves! Now a little special diddy to make you all smile. 😉
The 4th of July is a special holiday weekend for all Americans, but perhaps more so for the NYPD bomb squad. That’s because each year they get to blow up all the fireworks the department has confiscated in a grand, fiery spectacle.
This year they gathered 5,000 pounds of confiscated fireworks and detonated it.
It is illegal to buy or sell fireworks in New York without a permit, so those who are caught can get fined or arrested. From the Staten Island Advance: