Taiwanese Animators Ape Surf City's White Riot
Wascally NMATV, the Taiwanese animators whose main work you know from computer-generated reenactments for news programs--but whose side hobby is skewering said news with said animation--has weighed in on the lighter side with ... how'd they put it in the email? Oh, yes ... "Surfers Go Ape Shit at Huntington Beach Riots."
After the jump (and an annoying ad), the NMATV video titled "Huntington Beach White Riot Breaks Out After US Open of Surfing" ...
WARNING: The following video contains white males portrayed as dummies, leaky Port-a-Potties, trigger happy cops, whacks to the nuts and other disturbing images. Viewer discretion advised.
NMA's Julie Huang wonders if art can possibly top life as one compares her company's lampooning video with what was actually shot at the scene. "Hope you enjoy this animation," she writes, "even though the videos are pretty crazy already."
See also: More Arrests Pending in U.S. Open of Surfing Riots as Police Identify Those Facing Charges 6 Possible Sparks to the Riots That Broke Out After the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing Ended A Eulogy for the OC Weekly Rack Destroyed During the Huntington Beach Riots Multiple U.S. Open of Surfing slideshows
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