CNN calls Vancouver "Loser City"

CNN's  website early Thursday morning called Vancouver "Loser City."
Ouch.
"Trouble in Vancouver’s Streets After Defeat," was the New York Times' top headline as the post-Cup riots exploded in Vancouver's downtown core last night.

Thanks to social media, and TV, Canada Post strike could not stop jabs and jeers from reaching Vancouver from around the world.

“Losing ugly," said the Edmonton Sun's front page. Now, it says that there's "more than 100 injured in Vancouver riot," in all caps.

"Vancouver please stop burning shit. We're a great city and have a lot of class," tweeted Steve Nash, who attended several games.

Swedish TV was at a police press conference on Cambie Street, where the VPD talked yesterday's riots.

Huffington Post
posted a video along with the title, "Vancouver Riots 2011: Fires Rage As Canucks Lose Stanley Cup (VIDEO)." It made a Chicagoan laugh:


  Screenshot taken from Huffington Post

Now, if you click on "Outrage in Vancouver,"on its front page (you won't miss it) it takes a Curious George to "Vancouver Riots, Looting Follow Canucks Stanley Cup Final Loss." Included are photos and videos.

How juicy.

HuffPo's U.S. version has, "Angry Canadians Go On Rampage Over Stanley Cup Loss," now as one of its headlines.

"Riots erupt in Vancouver after Canucks lose to Bruins," printed Washington Post.

"Violence in Vancouver after Canucks lose Stanley Cup final," said the Sydney Morning Herald. "Car fires in chaotic Vancouver after loss with a video," had ESPN as one of its titles.


Meanwhile, The Canadian Press struggled to get  Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson's name right (see below) in the midst of the mayhem...



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