Khloe Kardashian Upsets Celebrity Neighbors With Midnight Fireworks For James Harden Birthday
Khloe Kardashian ticked off a lot of residents in Los Angeles at midnight on Wednesday when she had fireworks blast for 15 minutes off Marina Del Rey, California in celebration of boyfriend James Harden‘s 26th birthday. While the reality star, her basketball playing boyfriend, and 200 other guests enjoyed the display from a yacht, residents, including celebrities Josh Gad and Rebecca Black, were beyond upset by the fireworks.
Josh Gad tweeted, “To whomever planned fireworks at midnight on a Tues thank u. Sincerely parents of 2 children who just woke up thinking we were being shelled.” Rebecca Black added, “who on earth in the los angeles area decided it’d be a good idea to set off FIREWORKS AT MIDNIGHT IM TRYING TO SLEEP.” Along with a photo of the fireworks, writer and actor Dan Ewen wrote, “Some private party just did this at 12am. I thought Russia was invading. I’ll be sad if it wasn’t Kanye. #fireworks.”
Actually, Kanye West was at the celebration, along with Kim Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian, Kris Jenner, Kylie Jenner and Tyga, Kendall Jenner, Amber Rose and a few basketball stars. Gossip Cop hears everyone was told to wear white, and yelled “Happy Birthday” to Harden as the fireworks began blasting at the stroke of midnight. As annoying as it was, it’s unclear whether Kardashian and the Houston Rockets star had the proper permits needed for his birthday pyrotechnics.
It was initially reported that the documentation was indeed secured in advance, but the Los Angeles governmental department responsible for such decision tells TMZ that it did NOT sign off on the event, and would not give permission for a weekday, non-holiday display. At least one councilman is also said to be angered at the situation, and launching an investigation. It’s possible, however, that the display was purposefully held a certain distance off-shore so as to be outside the city’s jurisdiction.
Check out some video below from the fireworks Khloe Kardashian arranged for James Harden’s 26th birthday, and tell us what you think.