A sneak peek of the week in numbers, featuring The Triumphant Scoop’s numerical review on cities, celebrities, consumers, and commerce.
As of the week of July 4th, 2016:
285.3 Million Pounds
…..the total weight of fireworks used in the US on 4th of July.
…..as of 1:17pm, July 7th, 2016: the # of signatures on the change.org petition to fire Jesse Williams from Grey’s Anatomy, claiming he should be punished for a “white-hating” acceptance speech for the humanitarian award at last week’s BET awards.
America’s age, the number of years ago America was stolen from its indigenous people.
= the number of girls at Taylor Swift’s 4th of July party, and no you were not one of them.
…..the number of winners of the mega million’s, causing the pot to soar to $540 million.