Sunday, May 20, 2012
Did anyone say 'Antisemitism?" - Israeli Flags at German soccer game Generate Twitter Drama.(Storify).HT: IsraelMatzav.It seems that yesterday there was the final of the Champions League... As I'm not a fan of soccer, I had no idea about this, until several people started posting about the 2 Israeli flags visible in the front row of the Allianz Arena in Munich. I've seen many national flags in soccer matches, but I had never seen so much controversy about any of them.Just two small national flags in a stadium, not original at all, there were even other spectators waving flagsof other countries in the stadium... But, wait, we are talking about Jews and/or Israelis! Then it's enough to make the the previous twitter user get butthurt. And he was not the only one, as you can see:
The red, blue and white flags got equal, half-hearted attacks when they were motionless. In order to elicit an aggressive charge response from the bull, the flags had to be waved.Read the full story here.