Because of the extreme cold winter people has been throwing boiling hot water up in the air that freezes before it touches the ground but one took the challenge in just his shorts and really regretted it.
- Man give the viral ‘boiling water’ challenge a go with a little twist wearing only his short
- Chris Kieger from White Bear Lake, Minnesota instantly regretted it when the hot water hits his leg and scalds him
- The picture perfect moment turned into painful awkward dance
Chris Kieger, who lives in White Bear Lake, Minnesota, decided to give the viral ‘boiling water’ challenge a go with a little twist wearing only is swimming trunks and flip-flop.
The American can be seen in a video chucking a sauce pan of boiling hot water over himself and for a moment it looks idyllic and picturesque – however…
When the hot water hits his leg and scalds him, the picture perfect moment turned into painful awkward dance and was lucky he was not seriously injured.
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Chris said, ‘‘The temperature at the time was around -14°C with a wind chill in the -40s, though luckily the wind wasn’t blowing much when I was out there. On my first attempt, I managed to drop some of the boiling water on my calf.’’
But Chris added that the people really loved it, with one man saying, ‘‘There’s always that one guy outside in shorts and flip-flops, no matter what temperature it is.’’
Another added, ‘‘He was able to get burned outside on the coldest day in decades.’ While one just said: ‘What a moron’, and another added: ‘You suffer for our amusement’.
Others complained that ‘even your camera angle was dumb because most of the water arc is out of shot’.
Meanwhile, the popularity of the “boiling water“ challenge had put people in serious injuries with some are critical in the hospital.