Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Man Wearing "Google-Type" Eyewar Reportedly Attacked in Paris
"A Canadian man wearing similar eyewear in a French McDonald’s claims he was physically attacked when someone in the store tried to rip the device off his head," reports Mashable. "Steve Mann, a Toronto resident, blogged on Monday that the incident occurred on July 1 at a McD’s in Paris. After ordering two Ranch Wraps, one burger, and one mango McFlurry, the attacker 'angrily grabbed my eyeglass, and tried to pull it off my head,' Mann wrote. Mann notes that ‘the eyeglass is permanently attached and does not come off my skull without special tools.'” Read more.