"Hey, I know an easier way to clear up all that snow in the frontyard! Mick, you got any explosives?" The only surprising thing about this story is that the Massachusetts man got away with it for so long.

23-year-old Leo J. Powers from Abington's been charges with threats to commit a crime, along with the obvious possession of incendiary devices. But at least his housemates can get their cars out of the drive, and the cat can pee in the grass safely now. [Patriot Ledger]

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