A 4th of July Tradition (For Better or Worse)
Fireworks, BBQs, picnics, and patriotism, they're all Independence Day traditions. So is one more thing...
But it's only been the last couple of years that it's become a huge event, complete with major TV coverage.
A fun, silly event, or glorified gluttony? Either way, you have to admit that there are few things as uniquely American as rewarding someone for cramming frankfurters down their gullet.