Watching car chases live on TV is strangely hypnotic.
Maybe it’s all the flashing lights, or the cool overhead view from a helicopter, or the suspenseful feeling that, sooner or later, something awesome and possibly violent is going to happen. Like reality TV, but actually real.
Something extra-cool apparently happened yesterday during a chase in Inglewood, California. A young man was filming TV coverage of the chase — a peculiar pastime, but perhaps he was doing so because the chase was nearing his neighborhood — and things suddenly got more real.
His sole exclamation, which is rated PG-13, says it all: