Libs on Twitter are angry that actor Shia LaBeouf was arrested outside of the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens for assaulting a “literal nazi”:
shia labeouf, a jewish man, has been arrested for yelling at a nazi who showed up at a performance to antagonise him. a literal nazi.
— ellie bate (@eleanorbate) January 26, 2017
buried lede. shia assaulted a nazi, not a human being. https://t.co/qbLPrqlrbi
— Eric Eidelstein (@ericeidelstein) January 26, 2017
Here’s the video. If you were expecting a goose-stepping legit Nazi, sorry. It’s just some hipster troll with a nose right (not very popular in the Third Reich) who did say, “Hitler did nothing wrong” (which is awful but it doesn’t make him a “literal Nazi”):
— #HeWillNotDivideUs (@HWNDUS) January 26, 2017
According to Page Six, LaBeouf was charged with misdemeanor assault and released. You can actually see him being led away in cuffs at the end of this short clip from his livestream: