Happy National Lighter Safety Day

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That time already?

It comes around so fast.

Greta Murphy writes:

Today, BIC, a world leader in manufacturing safe, high-quality lighters has teamed up with Phoenix STS, a leading Irish fire safety training consultancy to  announce National Lighter Safety Day, in line with its commitment to protect consumers in Europe against dangerous products…

*raises lighter aloft*

*places right thumb under cold tap*

How do you celebrate National Lighter Safety Day? With pyroflatulence or something more traditional?

Tell us below.

7 thoughts on “Happy National Lighter Safety Day

  1. Brother Barnabas

    as someone who suffered a scorched ringpiece as a 11-year-old while participating in some fart-burning fun, i applaud this day

  2. Spaghetti Hoop

    I once walked into my local and accidentally kicked a lighter and it exploded with a spark and a bang. One of my finest entrances.

  3. BIlbo

    I’ve seen these ads on telly in the last couple of days.

    It is just an ad for selling BIC lighters!

    Also the drama when someone picks up a non BIC lighter – like the start of an episode of Casualty

  4. Slightly Bemused

    I have been travelling a lot, and was always told to have a Zippo for emergency lighting of fires. Bah! BIC lighters were much better. Drop a Zippo in a puddle and it will not light for quite a while. Drop a BIC in a puddle, blow on it and it will light first time :)


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