How to spot an umbrella in a crowd of paper umbrellas
An umbrella has become the latest item to be spotted in a crowded city square, and a video of the incident is causing a storm of controversy online.
The video posted to Facebook shows a man wearing a white t-shirt with a blue umbrella in front of an umbrella shop, and an attendant, who appears to be a woman, appears to point to the woman and say, “Hey, look, she’s waving the umbrella.”
The video shows a woman waving a white umbrella.
The man wearing the t-shirts and white shirt appears to wave the umbrella in the air, but no one can be seen.
The attendant, wearing a blue t-skirt, walks over and points to the man.
The attendant says, “What’s that?”
The man then points at the attendant and says, “…a white umbrella.”
The attendant replies, “No, no, it’s an umbrella.
You’re the one who is waving the white umbrella, not me.”
The video shows an unidentified woman waving the blue umbrella.
The woman is wearing a grey skirt, and her feet are visible.
The man in the tshirt, who was standing next to the white shirt, appears confused.
The woman, who is not wearing a skirt, continues waving the black umbrella.
A man is then seen with a white shirt and white shoes.
A man wearing glasses stands next to a woman in a white jacket and a blue skirt.
The person filming the incident says, referring to the attendant, “This is what happens when you have a white girl with an umbrella.”
He then asks, “Are you talking to her or me?”
The woman says, “‘Are you a white lady or a black lady?'”
The video ends with the video camera rolling.
The incident was captured on a mobile phone camera, but a photo of the video posted on Facebook has garnered more than 3,500 comments, with some calling for an investigation into the incident.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.