Wow. Or rather, as it says at the start of the video, WTF?! Surely skating is enough fun - and presents enough of a risk of injury - without having to set yourself ablaze?

Unlike the Tunisian fruit-seller who kickstarted the Arab Spring or the anti-Vietnam monk who made the front cover of the Rage Against the Machine album we don't think this dude was protesting anything.

He was just doing it for shits and giggles!