Hummers in lake Balaton

Hummers in lake Balaton

Updated Mar 13, 2012 at 11:50AM EDT by SzFeri.

Added Mar 06, 2012 at 08:14AM EST by SzFeri.

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On the 6th of February 2012 a group of people drove onto the ice of the frozen lake Balaton in Hungary, with two Hummer H2 vehicles. As the ice wasn't thick enough to support the weight of the SUVs, the Hummers got sunk in the lake, and later had to be towed out. The event gained a huge media attention due to it's mere hilariousness and by strengthening the stereotype of: "Rich people don't know what to do with themselves"


Excerpt from a Hungarian newcast:

Internet phenomenon:

It didn't take long until videos and pictures started to show up parodizing the event:

Crossing over Balaton

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