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by Reggie Noble on August 30, 2012

Well, they did the sensible thing and blew it up – after evacuating residents in the area of course.

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All in all, it went pretty well. Some straw used to cushion the blast ignited and set several surrounding buildings on fire, but, hey, it could have been a lot worse. Plus, HEY LOOK EXPLOSIONS!