Judith Lautner (judith) wrote,
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Fun with mentos

Among the highlights of our trip to Desert Hot Springs were our attempts to create mentos explosions. I had done a few relatively well at home so I could get the idea and would  bring the right equipment. I brought eight 2-liter bottles of diet soda - different types, plus several packets of mentos and construction paper.

This particular sequence was not the highest. It was the first one that Mary did, after I sent two bottles of soda into the heavens that Mary was unsuccessful in recording on video (on my little digital camera). She herself referred to the videos as resembling the Blair Witch Project. I knew somehow that Mary would be especially good at inserting the mentos into the bottle all at once and I was right. So I readied my better camera to capture it rapidfire:















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  • The Jerry Bruckheimer Effect

    I suppose it is the curse of anyone who is musical to be unable to ignore music. I am plagued by the piped in music in stores and I choke when I hear…

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