For many, the riots that broke out last night in San Francisco following the Giants' World Series victory were sheer terror. Bonfires raged in the street, buildings and buses were attacked, and at least two people were shot.
Officers tried to clear the streets and re-establish order in the face of chaos. But now a video emerges that shows who the real hero was: an everywoman pleading for our god-given right to get to our ride-sharing car.
Did the column of cops back down in light of the moving appeal? No. They kept doing their job or whatever.