America's Independence Day - Fourth of July.
In the United States, Independence Day (commonly known as "the Fourth of July", "July 4th" or "America Day") is a federal holiday celebrating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from Great Britain.
Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, beer, picnics, baseball games, and various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. Fireworks have been associated with the Fourth of July since 1777.
read more about it in the wiki which explains history, interesting facts and how we celebrate this day.
One of the long-standing traditions of distributed computing projects is the formation of teams.
Not just a tradition, a little healthy competition encourages active participation, to the general gain of the project.
Team USA was created to show we have American pride and that good ol' American know-how is still a reality.
If you're a patriotic American, this is the team to join.
If you're not an American at all, you're still welcome.
This has always been a country with open arms.