fireworks

How to Set Off Fourth of July Fireworks Without Being an Asshole to Veterans With PTSD

This Fourth of July, one thing we can all agree on, regardless of political affiliation, is that it’s a good idea to show some appreciation…

On Masculinity and Blowing Shit Up

On the Fourth of July (and the days leading up to it) we all get to play our favorite game: fireworks or gunshots? Illegal, middle-of-the-street…

My Favorite Firework Is My Decommissioned Soviet Missile

Imagine you’re shooting a story about a woman whose job it is to watch porn all day, and you find yourself in the middle of…

Are Fireworks Undisruptable?

For a 900-year-old technology originally intended to scare away evil spirits, fireworks have had an impressive run. Even now, when practically every industry is subject…