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.
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Bonus entries: Riot selfies!
Intersection of 14th and 4th in the heart of Dinkytown, just a little rowdy.... pic.twitter.com/XXZVxdf6Yf-- Tom (@tSwag55) April 11, 2014
(For more, click to page two.)
Blatant (but appropriate) product placement in the U of M riot last night... pic.twitter.com/gru0jzILvu-- MNon Foodie (@MNonFoodie) April 11, 2014
7. Looks dangerous:
3. Speaking of arrests:
1. Here's a photo of a photo:
And here's the photo the cop took:@atrupar. Got a tip? Drop him a line at [email protected]
And this is what cops do at riots. pic.twitter.com/fIvposRQTw-- Becca (@BeccaBabble) April 11, 2014