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Dinkytown riot: Top 10 photos

@BeccaBabble tells us she herself took this photo. An hour before posting it on Twitter, she wrote, "Actually getting out of bed to go to dinky because it's a riot."
@BeccaBabble tells us she herself took this photo. An hour before posting it on Twitter, she wrote, "Actually getting out of bed to go to dinky because it's a riot."

:::: UPDATE :::: Dinkytown hockey riot part deux: Top photos

Last night's dramatic Gophers hockey triumph inspired students to riot in Dinkytown. Law and order was reestablished just after midnight when baton-wielding officers advanced on the mob of students and forced them to disperse.

But even for cops, there were moments of levity amid pepper spray and arrests. For instance, check out the photo at the top of this page.

That's not the only compelling riot picture circulating on social media today. Below the jump we bring you the 10 best we've seen.

See also:
Minnesota Daily runs photo of students snorting Molly in dorms

Bonus entries: Riot selfies!

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8a.

8b.

8c. A more humorous perspective on that same scene:

(For more, click to page two.)

 
7. Looks dangerous:

6. So does this:

5.

4. Shirtless guy was later arrested:

(For the top three, click to page three.)

 
3. Speaking of arrests:

2.

"Minneapolis police officer sprays tear gas at a pedestrian in front of Espresso Royale..."
"Minneapolis police officer sprays tear gas at a pedestrian in front of Espresso Royale..."
Bridget Bennett/The Minnesota Daily 2014 (via Facebook)

1. Here's a photo of a photo:

And here's the photo the cop took:

-- Follow Aaron Rupar on Twitter at @atrupar. Got a tip? Drop him a line at arupar@citypages.com.


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