Many of us saw it live. Many of us saw it in the next day’s news. It has been the subject of many coffee-table discussions and a few national debates as well. All kinds of ‘lip-reading experts’ are now being called in to ‘speculate’ on what Materazzi could have said to provoke Zidane. The topic has also found its way into debates on masculinity, honour, religion, race, relationships, and many others.
Now that the shock and disappointment is settling down, how about seeing something that didn’t happen?
This site has
around 10 pages of some imaginatively created animated renditions where the action has been juxtaposed in different contexts (caution: some of the humour is gory).