As we approach the 4th of July, I'd like to remind all Angeleños that fire season is upon us and perhaps now is not the time to demonstrate your great patriotism or the gender of your new baby!
Taco Bell employees in Nashville reportedly set off a fireworks show inside the restaurant and then ran outside to watch through the window. Fortunately, they did it when no customers were inside. Unfortunately, they locked themselves out and a fire broke out. Police arrested shift leader Courtney Mayes, 25, and charged her with felony aggravated… READ THE REST
Doug Fill: "Here's a video of people being irresponsible with fireworks, set to a song about people being irresponsible with fireworks. Do the responsible thing and share it with your irresponsible friends." READ THE REST
Last night, the Los Angeles Police Department seized more than 5,000 pounds of illegal fireworks and "more unstable" DIY explosives from someone's home. The LAPD bomb squad put the "improvised explosive devices" into its bomb disposal truck for a controlled detonation. Unfortunately, the entire vehicle exploded, injuring 17 people and damaging surrounding vehicles and homes.… READ THE REST
So…why do you actually go about building a robot? If you're a sci-fi fan, it often has something to do with world domination. Or crafting a hyper-intelligence to revolutionize a planet. Or if you're a lonely kid on a sand planet in the middle of nowhere, you just want to build a friend. Of course,… READ THE REST
Ask many to pick the most important element of any pool party and your answer should be clear — a banging sound system. Sure, a pool, and cool friends, and some great snacks aren't bad either. But if you really want a bash at poolside to achieve breakout status, the tunes have to be flowing… READ THE REST
You might not instinctively think of making sure you've got an air humidifier when the summer months roll around, but especially these days, it's a smart idea to keep in mind. With summer here, indoor humidity levels go way down — and that means more potential irritants for spiking skin allergies as well as more… READ THE REST