‘Slo-mo ballet Nazis?’ ‘Painful’ D-Day interpretive dance routine baffles [video]
— Megawatt Herb Drench (@mdrache) June 6, 2014
Have you ever thought to yourself, “You know, what D-Day commemorations really need is more interpretive dance”? If yes, then today’s your lucky day.
Imagine if 70 years ago we'd told them one day we'll remember this day with interpretive dance…
— Jessica Heddings (@JessicaHeddings) June 6, 2014
Nothing says honoring courage and sacrifice of The Greatest Generation like….interpretive dance.
— David Rutz (@DavidRutz) June 6, 2014
Today’s D-Day ceremony at Sword Beach was some kinda something.
Must everything be so artsy?
"Let's commemorate DDay through interpretive dance!"
— ❤️ Jayvie Canono ❤️ (@OneFineJay) June 6, 2014
Pres Obama and other leaders watched performance of dance and music climaxing with former French and German foes together as allies.
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) June 6, 2014
This is not a drill.
Anyone have video of the interpretive dance portion of the D-Day commemoration?
— Drew McCoy (@DrewMTips) June 6, 2014
Ask and you shall receive:
D-Day commemoration through interpretive dance at Sword Beach Normandy. Most world leaders watching look confused pic.twitter.com/oFtK6Sejk1
— Lesa Jansen (@LesaJansenFNC) June 6, 2014
They’re not alone:
So bizarre RT @politiCOHEN_: i need to know what's happening on msnbc right now. interpretive dancing on the d-day anniversary??
— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) June 6, 2014
Watching the live feed from #Normandy Not sure i like this interpretive dance going on. Nope.
— Ray Estrada (@REstrada1) June 6, 2014
These veterans didn’t know they stormed the beaches for that interpretive dance. Goodness.
— Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) June 6, 2014
Someone made an interpretive dance for #DDay70? GTFOH!
— Лесли (@Cl3v3r_G1rl) June 6, 2014
Even 10 years ago "They commemorated D-Day with interpretive dance" would have been a mildly amusing joke. Now? Sigh.
— joncelli (@joncelli) June 6, 2014
Thank God we fought WWII with Higgins boats and not interpretive dance. This is just so lame.
— Ellen L. Carmichael (@ellencarmichael) June 6, 2014
So in my lifetime I've gone from Ronald Reagan's respectful and beautiful D-Day tribute to interpretive dance rejects. Terrific.
— J. Shaka (@jjshaka) June 6, 2014
So whose bright idea was it to stage interpretative dance for #DDay70? What's planned for the Battle of the Bulge? Show tunes?
— ConservativeLA (@ConservativeLA) June 6, 2014
Can't take my eyes off the raw feed of the #interpretivedance and not in a good way. I'm rubbernecking.
— Allison (@fabricker) June 6, 2014
— Dominic OwenWilliams (@Liguaneaman) June 6, 2014
Who the hell decided that an interpretive dance routine was good for #DDay honor?
— Ripclawe (@Ripclawe) June 6, 2014
Jesus H. Christ, MSNBC is showing all these Euro***s doing a WWII interpretive dance on Sword Beach. Our fallen died for this Glee shit?
— Stuart Schram (@schram) June 6, 2014
Interpretive dance has no place in anywhere. >:(
— Phil McCauley (@irrevilent) June 6, 2014
the dance performance on Sword Beach for D-Day is the worst thing I've ever seen
— Christopher Wang (@christoper) June 6, 2014
For those of you who could use a palate cleanser, aka all of you: