Who Wins When a Fire Hose and a Flamethrower Shoot at Each Other?

By Casey Chan on at

Rock, paper, scissors. Paper beats rock, rock beats scissors, scissor beats paper. How do those holiest of rules apply to fire and water? Well, let’s blast a water hose at a flame thrower while the flame thrower is firing off at the water hose to find out. Guess who’s the winner?

Duh, it was water. But it was a close battle for a second there! And sometimes if you target it right, fire can win.

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