Here’s Some Bonkers Helicopter Footage of the Illegal Fireworks Shows in L.A. Last Night

We’re not endorsing illegal activity, but we are saying that this video is pretty cool

Despite some desperate pleas from Eric Garcetti et al, the brave pyromaniacs of Los Angeles couldn’t help but get into the Fourth of July spirit by setting off illegal fireworks all over the city last night. An NBC chopper grabbed footage of colorful explosions happening in neighborhoods, off highways, between buildings, and elsewhere (some of which WERE legal, to be fair)—check it out in the video below.

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