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The 4th of July is columnist @FrankShyong’s favorite holiday to experience in L.A.

Here’s why:  https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-fireworks-fourth-of-july-los-angeles-20190701-story.html 

“The city becomes a beautiful war zone," writes @frankshyong. "If you’re driving on an elevated freeway, you can look left or right and see fireworks bloom at eye level.”

“The fireworks look cool, but I also think about what’s beneath them: so many people from so many places, celebrating the fact that they are here.”

“No matter who our president is, immigrants are American and this holiday belongs to them, too,” writes columnist @FrankShyong.

Read the full column:  https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-fireworks-fourth-of-july-los-angeles-20190701-story.html 

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