Posts tagged "fourth of july"

Oh Shit: To Celebrate Independence Day, American Apparel Posted A Picture Of The Challenger Disaster On Tumblr

Just when you thought American Apparel was pushing limits via racy ads with exposed buttholes and mannequins with pubic hair, they go and cross that line one more time for their biggest "oh shit" moment of the year thus far. This Fourth of…
By: Katie Oldenburg / July 7, 2014

Beauty Test Drive: X Factor Liberty Nail Polish

We love stupidly simple nail art! X Factor's Liberty top coat is a simple way to add a little red, white & blue to your manicure, whether it's the 4th of July, Bastille Day, the Queen's Birthday, or just a normal Thursday.
By: Sophie Leon / July 5, 2014

5 Reasons To Go Commando This Fourth Of July

Nothing says Independence Day quite like exercising your freedom to go commando! Thanks to certain female celebrities who can't keep their cha-cha's away from paparazzi camera lenses, lots of women have developed a fear of going panty-free, since they'd like to keep their privates, well…private. But I'm…
By: Katie Oldenburg / July 4, 2014

Frisky Eats: 10 Healthy Red, White And Blue Treats For Your Fourth Of July Party

For some stupid reason, I decided to start a nutrition cleanse this week, right before my friends hold their annual Fourth of July barbecue. To prevent me from regretting my decision to "get healthy," I've decided to put together a list of red, white…
By: Katie Oldenburg / July 1, 2014

16 Things We Vow Not To Do This BBQ Season

It's the 4th of July weekend, which means approximately 90 percent of the population will be attending a BBQ in the next few days. We recently got to talking about how our pasts are riddled with epic BBQ fails. Getting drunk and passing out during a particularly heated round of Cranium. Knocking over the…

San Diego Big Bay Boom Sets Off All Its Fireworks At Once

Somebody is getting pink slipped today! Somehow, all of the fireworks for San Diego's Big Bay Boom 4th of July display were set off at once, resulting in 30 seconds of very, very intense fanfare. Whoops! See video above. [NYMag.com]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 5, 2012

12 Patriotic Animals Totally Partying This 4th Of July

Humans aren't the only species to get into the holiday spirit. Check out these animals -- festooned with ridiculous hats and outfits -- doing their best to get into the 4th of July festivities.
By: Julie Gerstein / July 4, 2012

Courtney Stodden Is Proud To Be A Skankily Dressed American!

Happy 4th of July! It wouldn't be a national holiday without a themed Courtney Stodden photo shoot! Here, everyone's favorite teen bride, frosted lip gloss addict, and kitten impersonator shows she's proud to live in a country that allows her to make a sizable living at such things. See a few more photos after the…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 4, 2012

11 Places To Have Sex On The 4th Of July

This July 4th, celebrate our nation's birth not just by watching fireworks, but by setting off some of your own. Don't just eat BBQ, play hide the sausage. OK, these double entendres are played out. We know it. We' ll just come right out and say it: Whatever your plans may be this holiday, assert…
By: The Frisky / July 3, 2012

Tone Deaf Little Patriot Butchers “Proud To Be An American”

I'm proud to be an American, especially today, when I heard this utterly tone deaf 10-year-old in a zesty sequin American flag vest butcher the lyrics to "Proud To Be An American." With patriotic hand gestures. He filmed his medley for a Dallas cable access channel in a tribute after 9/11. God bless you, Tyler…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 2, 2012

Nerd Girl Porn: Hot Guys Gettin’ Their Grill On

The men of this great nation are just as choice as the hunks of meat they'll be BBQing for their upcoming 4th of July celebrations.  Here's a picture of our President showing off his grill skills with celebrity chef, Bobby Flay (commander in chief of BBQ).  Yum. We just can't get enough of the sweet…
By: The Frisky / June 29, 2012

The Life Of A Firework, Caught On Camera

  Last night, I was thoroughly entranced by the fireworks lighting up the night sky over New York's Hudson river. So I was kind of excited to come across this video this morning that shows what the world looks like from a firework's perspective. To make this clip, 19-year-old videographer Jeremiah Warren strapped an itty-bitty…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 5, 2011

6 Ways To Celebrate Being Single And Independent This Independence Day!

Independence Day got its name for a historical reason, but here at The Frisky we're celebrating it with a twist. This Fourth of July don't just celebrate the independence of our country, but also raise your glass and celebrate that you're single and independent. Here's how to add a single and lovin' it flavor to…
By: Carli Alexa Blau / July 4, 2010

4 Awesome Fourth Of July Celebrations That Don’t Involve Fireworks

If you have an irrational fear of fireworks like I do, then you are probably on the lookout for alternative ways to celebrate your Independence Day. Ya know, something equally as fun with way less gun powder. After the jump, four awesome Fourth of July celebrations that don't involve fireworks. Because we're free to…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 4, 2010

10 Tips To Keep You Healthy And Happy This July 4th Weekend

Independence Day is upon us, and the entire country will be celebrating the land of the free with picnics, music festivals, and parties galore. Whether you're planning a beach day or roaming your city's streets, you just gotta take care of yourself! To make sure you're still going strong when the fireworks go off,…
By: Lauren Gold / July 2, 2010

How To Avoid The Hidden Perils Of Independence Day Parties

Sure, sure, the Founding Fathers saved us from tyranny and taxation without representation blah, blah, blah. I doubt good old George Washington or jolly Jefferson realized the danger they were placing the future of American women in. Obama is protecting us from aliens attempting to enslave the human race, but who is going to…
By: Ali Jawin / July 4, 2009

What The Founding Fathers Think Of The Frisky

We at The Frisky love of all of your comments. Truly, there is nothing like checking your crackberry in the morning and getting an email declaring five people have commented on your post. Not that your comments aren't enough for us, but we thought that, in honor of Independence Day, we ought to check i…
By: Ali Jawin / July 1, 2009

Slideshow: “Oh, Say Can You See…”

To properly celebrate our nation's birth, you must do these three things tomorrow: grill food, watch fireworks, and wear something (anything) that involves stars or stripes. We're here to help you with the third. Now, you have a couple options. You can go all out and wear only an American flag draped around your body,…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 3, 2008