The explosions went off but the stadium still stands. Planned demolition efforts did not knock down the Pontiac Silverdome.
The internet had a field day with the hashtag #SilverdomeStong. Here are some of the funniest tweets we could find about the former home of the Detroit Lions.
If ever there was a metaphor for the history of the Detroit Lions, it was the failed attempt at imploding the this morning
Today it was revealed that the Pontiac was built tough
Watching the implosion of the is like watching every lions game for the last 50 years. Expect excitement, get nothing.
Fitting end for the . Even the walls are afraid to cross the goal line.
Might as well leave the standing.
, the city where everything falls apart except what they want to tear down.
Nice to see the Silverdome is putting up more of a fight than the Lions ever did while playing there.
We can all take some pointers on life from the Silverdome this morning.
The not collapsing when the charges went off might be the most thing in the history of Lions things.
If the had shown remotely close to the same D as the just did against dynamite, they would have won at least 2 playoff games in the past 50 years.
City of Pontiac setting up a Go Fund Me page for something stronger than Black Cats & M80s.
You would think Detroit would be better at blowing sh*t up. They my have to do what they are really good at...just let it rust to death.