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How To Throw A DIY Olympic Games Party
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With back-to-school season around the corner, it’s a fun time to celebrate kids’ summer fashion: bring out those shorts and
CULTURE & ARTS
1504: America's Boulevard
1504, a multimedia studio led by Tyler Jones, Nick Michael, and Mark Slagle, recently took some time to create a short documentary that explores race, urban development, and one of the largest murals in the country.
These Homes Take Being Patriotic Way Too Far
Managing Editor, She's My Superwoman
Recently, there has been an increase in home owners across the country wanting to do innovative home renovation projects
Test Your Patriotism With The Red, White, And You Quiz
Samuel C. Spitale
Los Angeles-based journalist, storyteller, and humorist
Sure, it feels patriotic to BBQ on our day off and light fireworks we hope won't start a brush fire, but it's little more than consumerism wrapped in the seasonal marketing of nationalism. But fear not! If you wanna put your patriotism to the test, we've got just the thing for you.
Your Ultimate All-American Summer
Jetsetter is the go-to brand for travelers with discerning tas...
More from Jetsetter: 11 Hats to Rock This Summer Call us old-fashioned, but we love a retro drive-in. And while many aren't
Behind Every Park Is You
President, National Park Foundation
As the president of the National Park Foundation, I am acutely aware that as we celebrate this incredible milestone, we must also remember that the grand legacy of America's national parks and their future are dependent on vibrant and robust public-private partnerships.
How Would Jesus Vote?
Author, Activist, Transpartisan Political Thought Leader
What would this man, based on love and forgiveness, make of our political culture today? How would he respond to the intense battle between the Democrats and Republicans, who each seem to determined to portray the other as the devil himself?
Brothers Take Selfie With Bald Eagle
Michael and Neil Fletcher were out hunting when they came across a bald eagle in a trap.
FOOD & DRINK
9 Ways To Take A 4th of July Party To The Next Level
TheChicSite.com, Author, Lifestyle Expert, Blogger, Public Spe...
In my opinion there are three things that make for a good party: signature drinks, great food and beautiful decorations! Add a few of these tips below to this weekend's gathering and you're guaranteed to have the party everyone can't stop talking about.
United We Stand Requires Actions, Not Just Words
reproductive justice advocate, writer, queer mom and pop cultu...
Flag waving is not patriotism. Questioning and demanding that we live up to our values -- that is patriotism. And that is what we must do.
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The 14 Most American Things You Can Do in America
Everything worth caring about in food, drink, and travel
Because being a True American involves more than drinking canned beer while standing on your furniture.
America Is Number One, Always
Let me start off by saying that I don't really care for numbers. Never have. But there's one number that I know in my heart to be true: that America is number one.
5 Most Awkward Fourth of July Films
writer, Editor-In-Chief @ Ravishly.com
If these movies don't set the stage for a weird Fourth of July, I don't know what will. No need to thank me -- just doing my civic duty.
A Sonic Story: Putting Together the Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Show
Friday night, my voice will be part of the chorus as the 38th Annual Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks erupt over New York City's East River and Brooklyn Bridge.
FOOD & DRINK
How to Make a Flag Cake for the Fourth of July
This patriotic cake requires a little extra effort (you do need to bake five cakes). But after that, it's as simple as cutting circles.
FOOD & DRINK
10 All-American Classics for the Fourth of July
The most patriotic holiday is right around the corner, and we've got you covered no matter how you choose to celebrate.
9 Quotes That Capture The Meaning Of Memorial Day
By Next Avenue, Next Avenue
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue Memorial Day has come to represent the kick-off of summer, a season of barbecue, beaches and vacations
Here's 1 Unexpectedly Awesome Reason To Be Proud Of Your Home State
Todd Van Luling
We know, we know -- your home state is the best. We did you a solid and found you another reason why.
Do You Have What It Takes To Pass The U.S. Citizenship Test?
Make your 7th grade social studies teacher proud. Or sad.
America, Home of the Double Standard?
Writer, Speaker, Analyst on Middle East Policy and Muslim Amer...
Super Bowl commercials are well-known for their controversial subjects and the chatter they spark post-game, but the conversations following Coca Cola's "America the Beautiful" ad were in a league of their own.
Blogger, Writer, Producer, Host, Brand Consultant
Eleven years later, it's as visceral as ever. The sound, the smell, the fear -- it'll never leave me. But what also won't is the overwhelming feeling of pride I had in my country following the attacks.
Chick-Fil-A vs. The Gays!
Boy was there some excitement over at Chick Fil A! The gays were protestin' and the Christians were eatin'.
Madeira: Wine World Glory/ Patriotic July 4 Choice
Wine writer and reviewer
Our tea-partying ancestors knew a good tax break when they saw one, so America's early love affair with one of the world's great wines was born.
New York City Triathalon Hosts Patriotic Underwear Run
CEO, The Underwear Expert
The 2012 Aquaphor New York City Triathlon is sponsoring a patriotic underwear run on July 6th. The annual event is one of the most popular underwear runs in the world and is advertised as "just 500 strangers running around in their underwear."
FOOD & DRINK
Breaking the Mold: Out-of-the-Box JELL-O Recipes for Summer (SLIDESHOW)
Summer is finally upon us, and with the seasonal shift come the obligatory outdoor barbecues, the fireworks of July Fourth
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