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Sure, leaf blowers are annoying, but at least you can use them to do this

You hear them outside office buildings or in your neighborhood, whining away and basically just rearranging leaves and grass clippings from someone else’s yard and blasting them into yours. Yes, leaf blowers are a nuisance. But they can also be used for . . . . well, for whatever you’d call this:

A kid named Evan Botello shot the video of his brother (who apparently declined to reveal his own name — can’t imagine why!) To celebrate the start of summer, they found a new and arguably more productive use for the dreaded leaf blower. Still noisy, but a lot more fun!


About John Fisher

John is a Midwest native who started his Northwest radio career in 1992 after moving to Seattle from Chicago. He’s an avid cyclist, painter, traveler, foodie, and dog lover (Hazel and Gizmo, both shelter dogs.) He’s worked with various animal organizations including PAWS, Seattle Humane Society and Seattle Animal Shelter. John got a late start on fatherhood – he and his wife have a 5-year-old son named Dawson who already has a crush on Katy Perry.