Please Don't Play Drake's 'Fireworks' at Your July 4th Cookout

The 'Thank Me Later' song isn't as festive as its title suggests.


Watch a Bunch of Fireworks Displays Go Terribly, Terribly Wrong

Nothing says "America" like a loud, bright, senseless series of explosions likely to spiral into chaos at any moment.


Man Tries to Blow Up Wasp Nest with Fireworks, Destroys Garage Instead

In retrospect, a pest-infested garage may be better than no garage at all.


Toronto spending more than $1 million per day on Canada Day weekend celebrations

Canadian taxpayers will be on the hook for over $500 million overall


How Cai Guo-Qiang Literally Lit the Art World on Fire

A new documentary probes the life of the Chinese artist whose medium is explosions.


The Instantly Timeless Pop of Empty Houses

Two pop punk kids and an aspiring actress joined forces to make an instantly infectious Motown-inspired sound.


Throwback Thursday: "The Rick Camp Game," A Sloppy, Silly, Fireworks-Aided 19-Inning Classic

On July 4, 1985, the Mets and Braves faced off. The postgame fireworks didn't go off until well after 4 a.m. on July 5. What happened in between is legendary.


Learn From Jason Pierre-Paul and Be Safe Today with Fireworks

JPP, who knows a little bit about the subject, filmed a PSA for fireworks safety.


Jason Pierre-Paul Posts Workout Video Showing Bandaged Hand

Jason Pierre-Paul lifts veil on mysterious missing fingers, still leaves plenty of questions unanswered.


I Spent the Fourth of July Fighting in Iraq

Fuck the Fourth of July.


Let Three Fireworks Technicians Teach You About Blowing Stuff the Hell Up

While getting wasted and handling explosive devices that scare the shit out of your neighbors is undoubtedly a good idea, it's probably best to leave the larger displays to the professionals.