Video: Murdoch Attacked! Deng Fights Back! (Updated, With Slow-Motion Replay)

Rupert Murdoch was just attacked during the big News Corp hacking hearing in the British Parliament. Via Business Insider, this

Rupert Murdoch was just attacked during the big News Corp hacking hearing in the British Parliament. Via Business Insider, this is objectively insane and awesome:

Sign Up For Our Daily Newsletter

By clicking submit, you agree to our <a rel="noreferrer" href="http://observermedia.com/terms">terms of service</a> and acknowledge we may use your information to send you emails, product samples, and promotions on this website and other properties. You can opt out anytime.

See all of our newsletters

Update: Via Jezebel’s Whitney Jefferson, the Gif you’ve all been waiting for:

 

The Murdoch-owned Wall Street Journal has it in slow-motion:

Amateur analysis, but that appears to be a “right hook” to “the grill.”

Also:

  • This may be the work of one “Johnny Marbles.”
  • Guy who says “This is an outrage!” at conclusion of attack. How delightfully British!
  • The Murdoch-owned Fox News is showing this clip on repeat like it’s the David Tyree helmet-catch, except instead of David Tyree it’s Wendi Deng and instead of a football it’s her fist catching some young scamp’s face.
  • Ten minute break: an agonizing amount of time, given that tea requires a solid fifteen minutes to really enjoy.

Update: Here’s the report from a guy who was in the galley as it happened. Anything that begins “I write this with shaving foam still spattered on my face and shirt” is unquestionably worth a read.

fkamer@observer.com | @weareyourfek

Video: Murdoch Attacked! Deng Fights Back! (Updated, With Slow-Motion Replay)