Happy 4th of July- Independence Day!

In case anyone is wondering what exactly we celebrate on this day, because some people forget why exactly we have barbeques, shoot off fireworks, and have the day off of work-

Independence Day commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 241 years ago on July 4, 1776. The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and were no longer part of the British Empire.  

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