July 6th, 2007

book cover humor

next week's column: Having a Blast Isn't all it's Firecracked Up to Be

SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK
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Phil Jacob, most experienced man on our department and guru of both fire prevention and fireworks, plots strategy for the night's display.
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Pretty tubes, all in a row ... the largest will destroy your house. The smallest will only blow up your cat. That's one of our brush trucks in the background, along with the truck that the fireworks were kept in for sorting. Both moved way back before the show started.
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Somewhat shaky pictures of various fireworks. This was before I almost blew up, they were even shakier afterward.
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Part of the finale. With all the tubes plus the extra ordinance all being shot off at once, I was mostly too busy to hold the camera steady.
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