Fourth of July

Fourth of July

We Chose the Most Patriotic Movies for the Fourth of July

From bridge-crossing spies to our hot rods and cool beers.
VICE Staff
7.4.17
Travel

How Danish People Celebrate America's Independence

Rebildfest is a century-old festival of American independence... in Denmark.
Áine Pennello
7.6.16
Art

Here Are All the Types of Fireworks You Saw Last Night

A primer on all the kinds of explosions flooding your Instagram feed this morning.
The Creators Project
7.5.16
Stuff

Living Like a Founding Father Left Me Drunk and Covered in Leeches

The US' Founding Fathers may have dreamed up the greatest democracy since Ancient Greece, but they also drank constantly and smelled like rubbish.
River Donaghey
7.2.16
Film

We Are Special, We Are Safe: America's Self-Image on Camera Since 9/11

From fear to sentimentality to skepticism, a tour through American cinema after 9/11.
Rod Bastanmehr
7.6.15
Stuff

I Spent the Fourth of July Fighting in Iraq

Fuck the Fourth of July.
Colby Buzzell
7.6.15
Stuff

We Asked Non-American VICE Offices What They Think About America

This is how VICE's international community views the good ol' US of A.
VICE Staff
7.6.15
Film

Rocky Balboa, America's Favorite Myth of Manhood

Why do we love watching <i>Rocky</i> on the Fourth of July?
Mayukh Sen
7.5.15
Art

Artist Sculpts Her Own American Flag

For 10 years, Sara Rabhar has remixed American and Iranian flags with a slew of materials in pursuit of the immaterial.
Sami Emory
7.3.15
meat

How-To: Grill a Rib-Eye

Chef Jesse Griffiths of Austin's Dai Due Butcher Shop and Supper Club teaches us how to perfectly grill a rib-eye steak so we can have something to eat while we drink cheap ass beer and watch fireworks this weekend.
Jesse Griffiths
7.3.15
This Week in Racism

This Week in Racism - The Fourth of July Is America's Day Off from Racism

In honor of our nation's birthday, I'm focusing instead on racism in other countries—the racist Australian caught on tape using slurs against a Chinese woman, a KKK flag in Belfast, and of course, Rob Ford. USA! USA! USA!
Dave Schilling
7.5.14
Question Of The Day

What's the Most American Way to Celebrate the Fourth of July?

"Being loud in a diner."
Danny McDonald
7.4.13