Why are we celebrating on the 4th?
The Declaration of Independence was written on July 2nd. Why are we celebrating on the 4th then?
"On July 4th, the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence, which had been written largely by Jefferson. Though the vote for actual independence took place on July 2nd, from then on the 4th became the day that was celebrated as the birth of American independence."
by maria.rose7 years ago
Who gave us the statue of liberty and why?
by PrettyPanther5 years ago
I just wanted to take a moment to say happy day to everyone. I'm posting it here since this is usually where I hang out on the forums. We were planning a BBQ, but with this heat wave, we decided to have salads,...
by Bill Manning7 years ago
Just wanted to wish everyone in the USA a happy 4th of July. Be safe and don't get your fingers blown off by firecrackers, lol!I'm not doing anything, just staying home and listening to the fireworks going off around...
by alexandriaruthk4 years ago
As an American, personally, what is the meaning of July 4th?Of course it is Independence Day, but personally does it have special meaning for you?
by Prophecy Teacher18 months ago
Is it reasonable to assume that 13 different Christian Chartered Colonies, would send to a convention in Philadelphia a group of men - to make a Constitution - that allowed their way of life to end? Is it further...
by Lgali8 years ago
Wish You ALL Happy Canada (July 1st) and US (July 4th) Day:)
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