Playing the crash cymbals for the 'Star Spangled Banner' in your school band is kind of a big deal. It's definitely the most dramatic part of the song, and it only gets more dramatic when one of the cymbals breaks. What does one do when such a nightmare occurs? Take a cue from this kid who handled the situation like a bawse.

We defy you to find a better example of someone making the most out of a potentially embarrassing situation. This is easily the best recovery in middle school band history. We give it a couple days before Ellen has this kid jamming with her band.