CCTV used Top Gun footage in news report 31, January 2011Posted by thegulfblog.com in China.
Tags: CCTV, CCTV Top Gen footage, Chinese air force, Chinese air force Top Gun, Top Gun footage used in CCTV
The BBC reports that China’s state broadcaster – CCTV – has used footage from Top Gun in a news report on the Chinese air force. See the explosion at 1.11 .
I’m torn on how best to mock. I feel like some combination of a pithy ‘Emperor’s new clothes’ jibe crossed with a witticism on the ‘paper tiger’ theme is in order, but can’t really think of one.