This is What it Looks Like When a 550-Pound World War II Bomb Explodes
Well, they did the sensible thing and blew it up – after evacuating residents in the area of course.
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!