Viral Video: Is Tiger's Crash as a "News" Videogame Good or Bad?
It’s not pretty, but it is hard to avert my eyes from the bizarre video report from a Taiwanese television news station that uses computer-generated images–some purely hypothetical–to re-enact the car crash of golfing legend Tiger Woods.
Like some Sims game gone awry, it even shows his wife, Elin Nordegren, chasing Woods’ car with a golf club.
The video was the talk of Twitter last week, but I am not sure whether such faux representations of how news might or might have happened is a good or bad thing.
Or is it just entertainment?
One thing for sure: You cannot look away from it.
Here’s the video: