Did you not get to have your own spectacular 4th of July fireworks show because you feared our oppressive local government? No sweat.
Here you can browse a slideshow of shots of some of the best 4th of July fireworks shows from around the nation, including the Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks extravaganza, some Washington festivities and more.
Seriously though, Mayor Parker, if you happen to read this, please lift the No Fireworks Embargo for New Year's. What's the biggie if a couple of houses get burnt down?