Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 06/20/2011

Vancouver riot kiss real — romantics rejoice

(By Rich Lam/Getty Images)
The kiss that captured the world’s attention last Friday, the Vancouver Riot Kiss, had folks swooning for the liplock or wondering if the whole thing was staged. New video footage, and the couple’s own tale, seems to prove that, for once, what appears on the Internet is actually true. The kissing couple went on the “Today Show” to talk about their famous liplock. Scott Jones and Alexandra Thomas said the kiss was more for comfort, after Thomas was knocked down by riot police, than it was for passion. Here’s their tale:

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