Happy Fourth of July From the NYPD

Yesterday morning, the NYPD set off around 5,000 lbs. of confiscated fireworks at a firing range in the Bronx. If a New York City police officer took your bottle rockets, M80s, mortars or

tunguska blast

, take solace in knowing that your fireworks fulfilled their destiny and totally got exploded. Hats off to the NYPD on this one; this is way cooler than just submerging them in water. [

NYT

via

Gawker

]


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