The Chinese internet is praising one uncle for his daring in taking the traditional art of pengci to the next level.
A viral video shows the uncle splayed out on the road in front of a police car, giving the vehicle not an inch to move. According to reports, the incident took place recently in Qujing city, Yunnan province just outside of a police station.
The police car had been parked where it was for quite a long time and apparently the uncle had simple walked up and sprawled down on the ground in front of it. When an officer asked him to move, the uncle instead demanded 20,000 RMB in compensation.
While you may find fault in the man’s technique, you certainly can’t question his balls.
Though next time, maybe he should try it nude.
Pengci (碰瓷) refers to the favorite pastime of fearless scammers across China, who attempt to throw themselves in front of cars on the road, in order to win some compensation money from the drivers. To get it right requires some serious acting chops.
[Images via Pear Video]
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