Contest to blow up DC Beltway

News & Politics

The winner of the Toughest Bridge Commute contest gets a very special prize--the right to blow up a little bit of the beltway:

The driver who endured the toughest commute over the old Wilson Bridge soon will get payback: Later this month, he or she will trigger detonation charges that will cut and bring down a nearly half-mile stretch of elevated steel girders that supported the old bridge over Jones Point Park in Alexandria, Virginia.
[Boing Boing]

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