1. This is Istanbul’s Sunglasses Motorcycle Dog.
2. He’s a cool-as-heck dog that rides around Istanbul on his human’s shoulders.
3. Reuters snapped this photo of S.M.D. (Sunglasses Motorcycle Dog) riding around Takism Sqaure during the protests on Sunday.
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5. S.M.D. and his human are park regulars, according to a protester who spoke with BuzzFeed on Wednesday via Facebook Chat.
6. S.M.D. often dresses up in a Turkish soccer jersey and barks at park-goers wearing the jerseys of rival soccer teams.
8. Here’s a photo of both him and his human wearing protective eyewear.
9. Stay safe out there, Sunglasses Motorcycle Dog.
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