Let's keep this simple. Here's a frickin' laser popping a hundred balloons. It's silly, dangerous, and a whole lot of fun. BEHOLD:

Just to be clear, don't try this at home. Or if you do, consult this safety guide so you don't blind yourself or others.

See also: Cats, Rock Stars United in Hatred of Laser Pointers and How Lasers Can Protect You From Pirates.