Couple Caught Kissing During Riot—Who Are They?

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What to do in the midst of a riot? Kiss, if you're like this Vancouver couple...

The photos and videos from the Vancouver hockey riots, after the hometown Canucks lost the Stanley Cup last week, are chilling. They give a pretty good indication as to just the kind of violence and disorder that took place that night. What they also reveal is an oddly timed kiss shared between a young couple on the ground amid all the chaos. Who knew public disorder could be so romantic?

Turns out the kiss was more for consolation than romance...

 

The Daily Beast has all the details about the couple, Australian Scott Jones and his Canadian girlfriend Alexandra Thomas, and events leading up to the iconic kiss.

Read the full story on The Daily Beast: Vancouver Riot Kiss Couple Identified

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