If at first you don’t succeed, try and try again to open it the same way! Yes, I found some humor in the fact that this guy never tries to open it the “other” way. As in the correct way. At least not in the video. Nor did anyone try to help him in the video.
It’s Counterclockwise people! Most hydrants offer the instructional arrow on the top. I am certain that once this firefighter realized what he was doing wrong he will never forget it!