arma virumque cano (et alia)
That was Graham Greene from "Dances With Wolves" playing the part of the safety inspector.John Candy died way too young, he was a gifted actor.
Thanks for the reminder of the Red Green Show. That was always a good laugh.
I'm also a fan of the various incarnations of Second City. 'Blowed up, blowed up real good' did seem to get more directly to the point about what was an explosive.It's something that blows up, blows up real good.