On Tuesday, Uruguay eked out a World Cup victory by the skin of its teeth -- specifically, the teeth of star forward Luis Suárez, who bit Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder 80 minutes into the game.
(GIF via @PeteBlackburn)
In response to yesterday's incident, the Internet did what it does best: digested the action in joke form. See the best of the responses, below:
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A handful of corporate advertisers even jumped on the bandwagon:
Tuesday's bizarre act brings Suárez's bite count up to at least three. He chomped down on other players in 2010 and 2013. Apparently the multi-game suspensions he served after each did nothing to suppress his appetite:
See more reactions to the latest bite, below: