Man, the economy must have really hit the Czech Republic hard. Vaclav Klaus, the President of Czech Republic, makes a grab for a pen while at a press conference with the Chilean prime minister. Sadly, the Associated Press caught it on camera. I wonder if this will cause long term diplomatic breakdowns between the two nations? Perhaps, Chile should expel Czech Republic’s Ambassador as a result, maybe put a no fly zone in place?
Below is the unedited version.
The video is a huge hit overseas, and apparently 5,000 Czechs will be sending pens to Chile as a sign of their sincerest apologies.