Cooking can be dangerous, especially when it includes all three components of what experts call the Triangle of Fire:
1) A heat source
2) Combustible material
3) Our son.
While I can vouch for him having absolutely nothing to do with any wildfires, he was in fact responsible for the 2015 Oak Street popcorn smoke-out. It only took that one experience for us to realize just how dangerous popcorn kernels can be once their internal temperature exceeds 6,000 degrees Fahrenheit. Let me just say that if your microwavable popcorn bag is ever allowed to expand to the size of your favorite pillow, DO NOT open it.
Our government has special underground dump sights specifically designed for this kind of toxic material; please use them. Continue reading