Stephen Colbert is angry about New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's sparklers ban. / WireImage
Think you’re going to use sparklers this Fourth of July? Well, if you live in New York City, think again. Mayor Michael Bloomberg has called for a ban on the holiday staple stating that they could get into the hands of terrorists. Comedian Stephen Colbert isn’t going to take it. After Bloomberg’s attempts at cigarette and Big Gulp restrictions, this is the last straw.
Watch Colbert’s act of civil disobedience, and other late-night comedians’ jokes about the Fourth in this webisode of Punchlines.