Happy Birthday America! July 4 is upon us again, and that means you all should take a moment and remember basic fireworks safety precautions ... then go make sure your camera's battery is charged so you can immortalize your friends' idiocy.
In 2010 alone, there were 15,500 reported fires caused by fireworks, 8,600 related emergency room visits, and $36 million in property damage.
Much of which appears in the montage below. U-S-A! U-S-A!