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Men Still Can’t Stop Injuring Themselves on the Fourth of July

The human body and fireworks: inspiring scientific works of art? Or a combustible sack of dangerous chemicals? Either way, there’s still a lot we’re learning…

Your Guide to Ruining the Fourth of July for Everyone

The Fourth of July is a conundrum. On the one hand, it’s the high summer holiday, replete with the many joys of the season: pool…

What Do I Do When My Unpatriotic Pet Is Shit-Scared of Fireworks?

Parenting a pet, no matter what kind, can be a frustrating and bewildering experience. Animals can’t tell you what they want and need (directly, at…

The Titillating Origins of the American Flag Bikini

When Bob Flora, the former art director of Hustler, told Julie Brady, a seamstress whose sister happened to go to school with Flora, to make…