Category: Odd Mistake

[short_intro]Beware the next time you hear someone in the trombone section yell out, “Hey, y’all, watch this!”[/short_intro] Paolo Esperanza, bass-trombonist with the Simphonica Mayor de Uruguay, in a misplaced moment of inspiration, decided to make his own contribution to the cannon shots fired as part of the orchestra’s performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture at an outdoor children’s concert. In complete seriousness he placed a large, ignited firecracker, which was equivalent in strength to a quarter stick of dynamite, into his aluminum straight mute and then stuck the mute into the bell of his quite new Yamaha in-line double-valve bass trombone. Read More ➥

How does that top mold make a waffle that looks like [main_last]this?[/main_last]

Sometimes the good folks who stock items at the local supermarket are too busy to look for inconsistencies in marking [main_last]prices.[/main_last]

[short_intro]Try to keep your grillin’ tools free of bugs[/short_intro] Here’s a photo of a dude who takes his barbecue outfit along as he follows the yellow line. However, if you look closely at the highlighted area, those grillin’ tools are going to need some serious scrubbing after picking up a collection of bugs and dirt from the road, much like your windshield [main_last]does.[/main_last]