But sometimes, our fascination turns into awesomeness. To wit: This genius created flamethrower wrist gloves. Finally.
It's all thanks to J&M Special Effects, and no, you can't have a pair. Why? Well they are for trained special effects professionals only, and they're only a prototype.
These ones are, anyway. We've been told the "final system will be more streamlined with hoses, cables and gloves reduced in size and integrated into the performer's costume." Which makes this video below even more impressive.