Recently passengers on a Zhengzhou metro train attempted to shame a fellow commuter for littering on the subway floor; however, they failed to account for his total lack of shame.
The video making waves on Chinese social media at the moment shows some subway-riders raising a fuss over one passenger who discarded a plastic bag full of fish bones underneath his seat.
Rather than admit to the error of his ways, the man doubled-down, arguing that he had paid to get on the metro with cash that pays the salary of the cleaner who ought to sweep up his mess.
In the ensuing argument, one female passenger is heard asking the man if he can read, referring to signs that prohibit eating and littering on the subway.
Still, the man stays on message. “Should the cleaner not earn her salary?” he asks, before finally sighing and telling the commuters to “Call the cops on me!”
It’s not clear if metro authorities became involved in the incident. Watch the video below:
The incident follows a more successful instance of subway shaming earlier this month in Shanghai in which a heroic auntie scolded a spitter on the metro, eventually getting him kicked off the train.
Only a week later another video went viral showing an elderly man on a high-speed train losing his shit after a cleaner told him to stop throwing melon seeds on the floor. The man proceeds to dump his bag of seeds on the floor and scatter them underneath the seats; meanwhile fellow commuters fail to raise a word in protest.
[Image via 一手video]
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