How Zidane saved Materazzi with the head-butt

Zinedine Zidane’s headbutt in the finals of the football World Cup isn’t merely what you saw it to be—a brain explosion in a star player. It depends, as this viral email forwarded by Cactus Dude suggests, on your national perspective. Indeed, if you believe the Japanese version, Zidane may actually have been saving Materazzi’s life!

 http://www.theregister.co.uk/2006/07/13/zidane_headbutt_outrage/