Protestor Tries to Put out Olympic Flame with Fire Extinguisher (Video)
With the Olympics just weeks away, the relay teams in Brazil are running the torch through the city for all to see. Of course, this Olympics might give us a little less to celebrate, what with the Zika virus, the polluted water, the jaguar executions, and the humanitarian conditions in Brazil.
A protestor, almost certainly motivated by one of the above issues, ran toward the torch as it was being carried through the town of Joinville and tried to exterminate the flame with a fire extinguisher.
He wasn’t successful, the Olympic spirit carries on, etc…
Here it is:
You would think that one of those twelve running cops would have been more proactive. But, then again, they haven’t been paid in months, so maybe not.