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In the U.S., fireworks are typically prohibited within city limits, especially densely populated areas. 

Such is apparently not the case in the Philippines. 

From atop the Gramercy Residences in Manila, the tallest residential building in the country, someone captured every set of fireworks that went off right as the clock struck midnight. And it’s bonkers. 

Big or small, multiple or singular, the Manila’s fireworks combined together to display a truly remarkable celebration—one that Times Square couldn’t hold a (Roman) candle to.

H/T Reddit | Screengrab via amadeusiom/YouTube

Mike Fenn

Mike Fenn

Mike Fenn is a former contributor to the Daily Dot whose beats included Reddit, YouTube, and all things WTF. His work has also appeared in Forbes and