Office Freakout Video Turns Out to be Fake
For the past few weeks a video (apparently Russian) of some guy freaking out at his office has been doing the rounds. Tobester posted about it in the forum, speculating that it was real. But no, it isn't. Wired reports that it was covert marketing for the upcoming movie Wanted, starring Morgan Freeman and Angelina Jolie:
Reminds me of Office Space - only with an insane out of control attitudePosted by oppiejoe in Michigan - USA on Thu Jun 12, 2008 at 12:14 PM
I felt bad for that poor girl who got hit in the face with a computer. But it's obvious it's fake, no way would everyone just stand around while he went crazy. Most people would try to get out. I know I would be out the door pretty quickly.Posted by Sakano in Ohio on Thu Jun 12, 2008 at 02:55 PM
As soon as they tasered him at the end I questioned it...Posted by Puck on Thu Jun 12, 2008 at 07:13 PM
I saw the clip briefly on TV, and don't feel like loading it here, but from what I've seen, most of the computer/monitors he's trashing are older, nonflat screens, or Non macs... I've got a roomfull of old PCs, and I'd love to trash them too... actually, I'd like to go to a theme park that offered that ride- The Tunnel Of Postality... you get to go in, jump on the desks, and toss old pcs all about... nice tee- I Went To Postal World And All I Got Was This Lousy Busted Floppy Disk DrivePosted by Hairy Houdini on Tue Jun 17, 2008 at 11:45 AM
Watch the first few seconds of the clip, and you'll see that the man is moving the keyboard to make the papers fall, which starts the tirade.Posted by AC in KS on Sat Aug 02, 2008 at 08:05 PM
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