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FIREWORKS: Noise does not equal terrorism

Letter by Tony Craig, Orting on July 2, 2013 at 3:20 pm | No Comments »
July 2, 2013 4:14 pm

Regarding fireworks being an act of terrorism (letter, 7-2): According to John Adams, our second president, Independence Day “ought to be solemnized with Pomp and Parade, with Shews (Shows), Games, Sports, Guns, Bells, Bonfires and Illuminations from one End of this Continent to the other from this Time forward forever more.”

Do you really think he was a terrorist?

 

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