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Have you bought fireworks this year?

Response Percent Votes
No
 
80% 833
Yes
 
19% 207
Total 1040

Comments

pace 4 years, 10 months ago

I dislike fireworks. I prefer family and picnic, not fire and panic. I am glad they are not legal in Lawrence. I have friends that live on the edge of town and rude people go and shoot off their bangs with no regard for the people who live there.

pace 4 years, 10 months ago

Crying because someone doesn't think the same way you do. It must be terrifying. I hope you crybabies don't set some one's home on fire. Of course that would just be an accident, You aren't responsible for what you do. I am glad fireworks aren't legal in Lawrence. I hope the lpd decides to enforce the law this year and not just for some people.

Delaware 4 years, 10 months ago

I don't care for fireworks that much either... but its only one day of the year and as long as they don't set anything on fire, let them have they're fun and no point in crying over it

been_there 4 years, 10 months ago

That must have been you I heard at 4 am :)

rbwaa 4 years, 10 months ago

snort! snort! --- did it hurt when you shot off your bangs?

blackfox 4 years, 10 months ago

Waste of money. The mark-up those stands have is horrible!

Randall Barnes 4 years, 10 months ago

love my fireworks been shooting them off in lawrence for over 40 years and that trend will continue for many more years.do miss my bottle rockets

dogsandcats 4 years, 10 months ago

Nothin' like sittin' out on a muggy Kansas night holdin' a sweatin' can of Bud Light and explodin' sh-t

Flap Doodle 4 years, 10 months ago

Fireworks probably kill fewer people than "healthy" cigarettes.

windjammer 4 years, 10 months ago

The question should have included if you were going to buy fireworks this year. I hope the county bans fireworks next year. My pets cower for days around the 4th and New Years. There was so much smoke in the past you could not see across the yard. Hope they ticket all you law breakers.

riverdrifter 4 years, 10 months ago

My lab loves fireworks. She wants to retrieve them. Hence, locked away.

Py, you're taken, right?

Sigh.

Nick Yoho 4 years, 10 months ago

Those new mega snaps are awesome! through them down and they are about as loud as a firecracker,and you don't have to light them!

nascarmomma 4 years, 10 months ago

then you have not tried the new popper's. my 7 yr old is scared of them they are so loud. only place we found them is at the across from broken arrow park. blue box. we bought 30 boxes last yr!! they are great!

John Moore 4 years, 10 months ago

I don't understand that Lawrence has a firework ban but people still seem to ignore the issue. I have a strong feeling probably by next year that they will probably not allow companies to sell firework inside Douglas county. But Lawrence, you keep doing your thing and ignore the law/

july241983 4 years, 10 months ago

It's healthy civic disobedience. The people don't respect the law, so they don't follow it. Doing so on July 4 seems extremely appropriate.

pace 4 years, 10 months ago

People should call the police. It is not healthy disobedience, It is rude and it is not legal in Lawrence.

Randall Barnes 4 years, 10 months ago

for those of you who keep calling the police will you please stop.

blindrabbit 4 years, 10 months ago

KawValleyKid: I thought those Mega Snaps were great too; but just heard on the KC news today that a 11 year old girl was airflighted in critical condition when a box of them went off.

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