As you might expect Independence Day is a big deal here in Boston.
(Think: Boston Massacre, Boston Tea Party, etc.)
We have tons of reenactments happening all over town, plus people dressed like Ben Franklin and Paul Revere wandering about answering lots of touristy type questions.
The above photo was taken after being catapulted back to 1776 by a fife and drum corp...
and then shocked back into reality when they finished performing and their manager grabbed a microphone and started peddling their CDs.