We like our fried foods here in Southwest Louisiana and, while they're quite tasty, there is a certain element of danger involved anytime you have a pot of hot oil on a fire. Only a couple of things have to go wrong before you've got yourself a nasty little fire going on right there in your kitchen.

Now, I'm sure most of us have seen the videos that make the rounds every November about the dangers of frying a turkey, but this kind of fire can start up with out a moments notice right there in your kitchen.

Just about everyone knows that you should never pour water on a grease fire. Water not only does not put out the fire, but makes an explosion and an even bigger fire. In this video, the Slow-Mo guys have really captured the beauty and terror of trying to put out a grease fire with water. Do I really have to add, "Don't try this at home?"

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