Author Alafair Burke posted a video clip – which was originally captured by her friend – of an unnamed passenger using his toe to swipe through his in-flight entertainment screen. The Twitter post received thousands of user comments, with many taking the time to voice their disgust at the incident.
A clip of an unidentified passenger using his bare feet to swipe through his in-flight entertainment options has gone viral, eliciting responses of disgust and dismay from tens of thousands of social media users, The Mirror reports.
The clip was shared on Twitter by author Alafair Burke, with the footage itself having been captured by one of her friends on a recent flight. “My friend who doesn’t have Twitter sent this from her flight. It belongs on Twitter,” she wrote in her original post.
My friend who doesn’t have twitter sent this from her flight. It belongs on Twitter. pic.twitter.com/qG6d54V5Dd
— Alafair Burke (@alafairburke) July 15, 2019
In the clip, the man can clearly be seen to be using his toe to move through his TV screen. The post generated thousands of comments, with one user simply describing the incident as “gross” while another commented, “This is the most disturbing thing I’ve seen on Twitter.”
“This is exactly why Naomi Campbell wipes down everything she touches on a plane. I’m following her advice ‘cuz these people are nasty,” said one user. Another member of the public felt strongly enough about the incident to involve the law, saying, “I won’t rest until this person is captured by Interpol.”
[Featured Image: Twitter/ @alafairburke]