As A Black Person Why Should I Celebrate the 4th of July?

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    My neighbor came over and asked if I was going to do fireworks today. I told her no and that I do not celebrate the 4th. She asked me why and I told her I didnt want to spoil her fun. She insisted I tell her and I eventually relented. I told her that my ancestors were still enslaved on this day even though a man that looked like me was the first to die in defense of this country.
     
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    Don't.

    Free country. Ironically.
     
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    Why celebrate anything? We all die and it amounts to nothing, anyway. All is vanity.
    All.
     
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    Ya we really don't care what you do you racist garbage.
     
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    No one cares.
     
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    If thats true why do people ask me why I dont celebrate the 4th?
     
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    Many black patriots fought and died in the Revolutionary war for American independence.

    But I guess it's still your freedom of choice to spit on your ancestors heroics that we celebrate on the 4th of July. ... :cool:
     
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    personally , i hope that you don't celebrate , feck ya . You can have an anti July 4th celebration with the mexicans , muslims and imported 'fifth column' of 'third worlders' in the USA Ace .
     
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    ------------------------------------------------------------------ guess that it was a chick that asked you . Well , sounds like she is stupid Ace ,
     
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    If it's so horrid, why do you stay here, exactly?
     
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