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:

20 Billion

nathans_2560….the number of hot dogs consumed on July 4th.


285.3 Million Pounds10-Best-Cities-With-The-Most-Beautiful-4th-of-July-Fireworks-09-San-Francisco

…..the total weight of fireworks used in the US on 4th of July.


24,616 Jesse Williams Petition

…..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.


240cover-with-only-quote-bubbles-ftr

America’s age, the number of years ago America was stolen from its indigenous people.


12Taylor Swift 4th of july party

= the number of girls at Taylor Swift’s 4th of July party, and no you were not one of them.


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RUSSELL, IL - JUNE 29: Debbie Nash from Kenosha, Wisconsin fills out her Mega Millions lottery ticket June 29, 2004 at a Citgo gas station in Russell, Illinois on the border of the state of Wisconsin. With the anticipation of Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing, lottery forecasters have revised the estimated jackpot upward to $220 million. Mega Millions is not played in Wisconsin as players have to drive into Illinois. The game is played in Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

RUSSELL, IL – JUNE 29: Debbie Nash from Kenosha, Wisconsin fills out her Mega Millions lottery ticket June 29, 2004 at a Citgo gas station in Russell, Illinois on the border of the state of Wisconsin. With the anticipation of Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, lottery forecasters have revised the estimated jackpot upward to $220 million. Mega Millions is not played in Wisconsin as players have to drive into Illinois. The game is played in Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

…..the number of winners of the mega million’s, causing the pot to soar to $540 million.