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07/03/2015 02:05 pm ET Updated Jul 03, 2015

If Mexicans Toasted The 4th Of July The Way Americans Toast Cinco De Mayo

Official beverage of America: Natural Light.

Every year on the 5th of May, Americans consume tacos and tequila in honor of -- wait, what is it for? ... oh, really? -- Mexico's military victory over France in the Battle of Puebla. If you're of Mexican descent, you've probably grown a little tired of U.S. stereotypes and misinformation about Cinco de Mayo. For the record, Mexico's Independence Day is actually Sept. 16.

Well, now the poorly researched holiday shoe is on the other foot, so to speak. Check out this Flama original video in which Mexicans celebrate the 4th of July in the same way that Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

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BEFORE YOU GO

  • Really read the names of the fireworks before purchasing. There are kids around.
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  • If you're going to have something for the kids at your party, it's important that it's kid appropriate.
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  • Store signs aren't always reliable for figuring out what to bring to a picnic.
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  • Love America a little more with your heart, and a little less with fire and explosions.
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  • Nice grill, but next year, let's tone down 'Merica by about 40 percent.
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  • And, sh-t, maybe save some meat for the rest of America.
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  • People aren't going to show up to your party if they think it's the 4th of Jufy. Maybe they're super busy in the month of Jufy.
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  • Probably a good idea to implement a strict "No Caped Gentlemen On The Back Of Go-Karts" policy.
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  • Next year, just tell Brad there isn't a party.
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  • Your cat will probably figure out there's a party and come anyway though.
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  • If you're gonna play beer pong with giant cups, it's best not to fill those with beer and chug them every time you score. The party ends pretty quickly that way.
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  • Finally, don't f--k with grandma on the beer pong table. Grandma will dominate you on the beer pong table.
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