Articles Tagged with Fireworks

The ‘Human Firecracker’ Is Just Plain Awesome, Though Also Equally Crazy!

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Most Americans prefer to wait until the Fourth of July to set off sparklers, fountains, helicopters, cakes, shells, mortars, parachutes, bottle rockets, and, of course, firecrackers. Not Michigan resident John Fletcher. According to The Huffington Post, the self-dubbed “Ghengis John the Human Firecracker” frequently straps thousands of firecrackers around his body and sets them off…. Read more »

Fireworks Explosion Outside Comanche High School Kills 1, Injures 4

A fireworks explosion in Comanche killed one man and critically injured others.

As KIWANIS club members began to set up for the annual Fourth of July fireworks show, there was an accident just outside the Comanche High School this morning. Something triggered the fireworks as they were being unloaded and caused an explosion. Local chiropractor and licensed pyrotechnician, Dr Russell Reynolds, was killed in the explosion. He… Read more »

Happy Fourth Of July! Here’s 5 Hilarious Fireworks Fails [Videos]

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Happy Fourth of July, everyone! Despite budgetary cutbacks nationwide, it’s safe to assume that most of you reading this will be seeing fireworks tonight, yes? Yeah, you probably will. Fireworks can trace their origins all the way back to 7th century China, but here in America, we’ve used them to commemorate out Independence Day since… Read more »

Fireworks Explosions Video Round-Up For Your 4th Of July Pre-Party

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What’s better than a fireworks explosion disaster video to get you in the mood for your upcoming 4th of July celebration? Well, how about six fireworks disasters to wreck your own nerves and those of everyone around you? 2012′s biggest 4th of July fireworks disaster, as you’ll remember when you watch the top video, was… Read more »