A corrupted computer file is to blame for the three-minute delay to last night's start of the fireworks show at the Space Needle.
Two technicians had to press buttons to manually set off about 5,000 fireworks.
About a minute before midnight, technicians with California-based Pyro Spectaculars realized that the computer program that controlled the display was not going to work, said Mary Bacarella, a spokeswoman for the Space Needle. They rebooted twice, then decided to do the show by hand.
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