Date Recorded: Sunday June 29, 2014
Title: Grandpa Chucky Goes to the “Flame N’ Go”
Hosts: Johnny Starr with Ron the Banker
Special Guest Host: Keagan
Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker adjourn to John’s office at Starr Fireworks in Fargo, North Dakota. This podcast is recorded sometime after midnight after a long day of working at Starr Fireworks. Retail week has begun and the days just got longer. Keagan, a Long time Starr colleague, joins the guys in the studio. Some of the topics covered in this pyropodcast include:
~ Is it possible to cook a pork chop using a 4 foot sparkler?
~ The Fargo fireworks scene
~ Droughts in Sacramento and “linchpins” with an agenda against consumer fireworks
~ Are lasers better than smoke rockets?
~ Macy’s 4th of July fireworks show returns and people are paying lofty prices to get a bird’s eye view
~ Grandpa Chucky, herding kittens, and John’s responsibilities have finally come home to roost
~ APA facts and figures regarding the growing fireworks industry
~ A late night visit from John’s dad
~ Courtney and Justin play guess the fake firework
~ Savannah and Kris play guess the fake firework
~ What does a half mil get you in Las Vegas and how does it tie in to pyro?
~ Pyro Playhouse visits the Las Vegas strip on the 4th of July
~ Let’s all go to the Flame N’ Go
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