Marketing Infographic: Americans will consume 155 million hot dogs this 4th of July weekend And other bizarre, interesting, and (somewhat) useful facts about the Independence Day holiday in the U.S. By Michael SebastianJuly 3, 2011 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content Looking for some fun facts to share at your 4th of July party this weekend? Here’s a whole host of them. Happy Independence Day. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.