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Happy Fourth of July! 10 Patriotic Pop Songs To Get Your BBQ Started

Whether you’re poolside, at the beach or just firing up that grill for a BBQ before the fireworks get started, here are 10 songs to bring out the red, white and blue in all of us.

07/03/2012

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How To Spiral Cut The Perfect Wiener

Who knew? Spiral cutting your hot dog is the world’s greatest way to serve and eat it!!! Scroll down and check out the video for your own DIY spiral cut 4th of July dog…

07/02/2012

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Katy Perry Talks Hot Dogs, Tacos And Fourth of July Fireworks

Katy Perry is close to bringing an end to what she describes as “the longest record ever” with the release of her single “Wide Awake.” She discussed the single and her upcoming film with 92.3 NOW/New York, along with her love for tacos and hot dogs.

06/07/2012

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The Top 10 Most Soulful National Anthem Performances!

With Independence Day coming up, we’ve put together some of the most soulful national anthem performances in our time! Check out patriotic performances from divas such as [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Keyshia Cole[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Whitney Houston[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Keri […]

07/04/2011

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Celebrate July 4th Locally And Get More Bang For Your Buck

The Fourth of July is right around the corner. Our friends at CBS Local have researched the very best food, fireworks and fun to have locally.

07/01/2011

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Independence Day: Our Top 10 Relaxed Backyard Party Picks

Is your Independence Day stash of fireworks begging to be lit? Have you put the floaties in the pool, decorated the house in patriotic colors, stocked up on sodas, and locked away the “good” stuff […]

07/01/2011

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6 Things You Didn’t Know About The 4th Of July

The long holiday weekend is finally here and we’re ready to celebrate on the 4th of July!  Want to seem smart at the family barbeque this weekend?  Pull out these fun facts and figures about […]

07/01/2011

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Top 10 YouTube Covers Of Katy Perry’s ‘Firework’ For The 4th

Pop princess, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Katy Perry[/lastfm], took the explosive nature of the Fourth of July fireworks and used it as a heartening metaphor on self-acceptance and self-expression. While there are usually many weird and wonderful covers […]

06/30/2011

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In Honor Of The 4th Of July: America’s 10 Most Patriotic Songs

Red, white, and blue…plus some great patriotic music too!  With the 4th of July right around the corner, let’s celebrate our independence with America’s Top 10 Most Patriotic Songs.  See if your favorite song about […]

06/30/2011

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Top 10 Songs About Freedom, Liberty, & American Pride

Independence Day (or the Fourth of July) is one of the most revered holidays in the United States because it memorializes the day the U.S. declared independence from Great Britain by adopting the Declaration of […]

06/29/2011

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Fashion Fireworks: Fun American Flag Fashion Perfect For Independence Day

Show off your patriotism this Independence Day weekend with a little funky fashionista panache. Whether you want to represent the United States from head-to-toe or just have a dash of zany country-focused flair, we’ve got […]

06/29/2011

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Sun 101: Five Soothing Home Remedies To Cool A Lobster Red 4th Of July Sunburn

As you begin to prepare your family’s 4th of July celebratory plans this week, chances are those plans include some kind of activity out in the summer sun. Whether it be a picnic, beach trip […]

06/29/2011

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Mail-Order Meat: Top 10 Meat Fixes We Are Going Postal For (Literally) On The 4th

Vegans beware! This post will have practically every red-blooded carnivorous American man salivating at his desk at work. With barbecue season in full swing and Independence Day coming up next Monday, we’ve decided to make […]

06/28/2011

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Greatest Patriotic Songs Of The 60s, 70s & 80s

While celebrating the Fourth of July this holiday weekend, enjoy some music that reminds you what it means to be American and have the freedom that many other countries do not. Some major artists have […]

06/28/2011