Video editor Mike Dent posted this video to Twitter showing the LA skyline on July 4th, fireworks ablaze, to the tune of Vangelis’ 1982 Blade Runner soundtrack.
The footage was from KTLA.
More LA as real-world Blade Runner. [H/t Laurie Fox]
Fireworks are illegal in Los Angeles, but that doesn’t stop the whole city from shimmering with home-grown displays on July 4. Thanks to a recut by Mike Dent, KTLA’s viral footage of this year’s especially impressive showing looks a lot like the classic Blade Runner opening.
This new safety video put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows the many ways fireworks can spoil your Fourth of July. But, as you’re probably aware, it’s good advice for any ol’ night these days. In my Bay Area neighborhood, we’ve been hearing bottle rockets in the morning and M-80s at night. […]
The Toledo Hemp Dispensary in Ohio is offering free CBD dog treats this week to help reduce animal anxiety triggered by fireworks. Every treat contains 10 milligrams of CBD. Good for the dogs and for the business, it seems. “Most people come back every year and tell their friends so they come and try it,” […]
It’s one of those eternal questions — what do you do with your valuables when you go to the beach or take a swim in a public pool? You can’t take your phone in the water with you. Your wallet, sunglasses, keys and other assorted EDC items probably shouldn’t be getting wet either. Of course, […]
If you routinely lament the loss of truly educational television…well, join the club. There are only so many hours of Real Housewives and Forensic Files you can watch before your brain turns to mush and you’re convinced the final days of mankind must be counting down. Don’t lose faith just yet, however. There are actually […]
Maybe after four months, you’re finally getting tired of staring at that less-than-brilliant home computer monitor. Or maybe you really need to create your own dual-monitor configuration in your home office like the one back on your desk at work. Or maybe that 15-inch screen just isn’t doing it for you anymore and you need […]