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Beer Looting Ignited Internet Meme in Vietnam

Written by Mong Palatino On 31 December 2013 @ 10:02 am | No Comments

In Citizen Media, East Asia, English, Quick Reads, Vietnam

One of the companies which pledged assistance to the truck driver: “Let’s join hands to help the beer looting victim and save the Vietnamese people’s honor.” Photo from Facebook page of Wegreen Vietnam. [1]

One of the companies which pledged assistance to the truck driver: “Let’s join hands to help the beer looting victim and save the Vietnamese people’s honor.” Photo from Facebook page of Wegreen Vietnam.

The public looting of an overturned beer truck in Vietnam early this month generated [2] an Internet meme. Many criticized the looters for stealing beer instead of helping the truck driver.


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[1] Image: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=512438492188295&set=a.249223931843087.53450.246214618810685&type=1&theater

[2] generated: http://vietmeme.net/2013/12/31/beer-truck-looting-prompts-dismay-shame-among-vietnam-netizens/

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