Oooooooooh! Ahhhhhhhhhh!

In: Culture Science

1 Jul 2010

‘Tis the season to blow ourselves up – or at least sit in a lawn chair drinking a beer with friends/family looking up at colorful explosions the sky. Is America a great country or what?! Have a nice holiday weekend everyone!

Where fireworks are legal (PDF file). We have some odd laws: for example, you can buy fireworks in Pennsylvania, but only if you don’t live there.

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How fireworks work: (and here’s even more detail, if you’re interested)

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US Injuries per 100lbs of fireworks used:

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Pounds of fireworks used:
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