4th of july
Red, White & Brew
Four score and seven beers ago, our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men should celebrate the 4th properly. We firmly stand by our founding fathers proposition and are hoping to fulfill our duty as U.S. citizens by …
Famous Friday [Round Up]
Famous Friday Round Up #WEEKEND Weather: Keep your rain gear on standby! This Saturday’s 4th of July is looking a bit grey with a 50% chance of thunderstorms and a high of 81. Sunday is mostly sunny with a high of 85 but might bring some rainy skies in …
Happy Independents Day! (Yes, We Mean Independents)
It’s that time of year again, when Americans all across the nation celebrate the pride, freedom, and honor they feel from the right to be… An Independent. Independents day is a reminder that today and everyday Independents celebrate the right to be indecisive, the solace of knowing you can always …
Drone Flies Through Fireworks Show and it’s Amazing
With all the drone controversies going on, we thought we’d dig back into our vault of posts and resurface this video of an innocent and courageous drone providing beauty to the world from a never before seen angle.
How Patriotic Are You? Take Our Quiz to Find Out!
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SC Squared Gives Incredible Impromptu “National Anthem” Performance
Not only do Stephen Colbert and Steve Carell share initials, but they also share an incredible talent for song! So please- remove your caps, watch this video, and try telling us you aren’t hyped for the 4th. It’s impossible.
Hyper Hill: Change it Up
These places could give you a longer life! Do you know what brew you’re going to be drinking on the 4th? Get some ideas here! Don’t miss these summer events! Last 3 decisions were made by the Supreme Court… Check out how they voted. Are you a risky eater? Find out!
Our Favorite Fireworks Photos
D.C.-area photographers added their 4th of July photos to the FamousDC Flickr Pool. Here are our featured favorites from the group. Relive America’s birthday and check em out.
Drone Flown into Fireworks
Is it 4th of July? No. But is it time to watch a drone fly into fireworks? Always.
Don’t Forget These Important Independence Day Words
While you’re rightfully celebrating America remembering the Declaration of Independence, George Washington, and other American classics, perhaps you’ve forgotten another Independence Day. A fictional Independence Day. One from 1996. Never forget folks. Especially if we’re being invaded. “We will not go quietly into the night … Today we celebrate our …
Drink in the Boston Tea Party
Do you have iced tea bags 5 tablespoons St-Germain (elderflower liqueur) 1 1/2 cups white rum 3/4 cup dry vermouth 1 teaspoon Boston Bittahs 3/4 cup water lemons on hand? Then you have yourself a Boston Tea Party. Drink up, friends. Drink up for America. And freedom. And bald eagles. …
Happy Birthday, America: The Playlist
Real American hero Matt Cohen (DCist) made a sweet American playlist. Listen and salute. via
Recipe Round-Up: Watermelon
Photo credit: National Watermelon Promotion Board The 4th of July is here, and you know what that means: grill baby, grill. Burgers, chicken, ribs (dare we say veggie dogs?) — all gorgeously charred and slathered in barbecue sauce. But what of that other summer treat? Every good American knows watermelon …
Get Your Independence On
Happy 4th of July. We’ll see y’all after the break.