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33 Hilarious Reactions To News Corp's Insane Watermarking Of Packer Punch-Up

Probably not what News Corp was going for here.

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News Corp bought the exclusive first rights to the images of the fight between James Packer and his best mate David Gyngell.

EXCLUSIVE: FIRST PICS of James Packer's epic street brawl http://t.co/GOCb6HpCnw

Herald Sun@theheraldsun

EXCLUSIVE: FIRST PICS of James Packer's epic street brawl http://t.co/GOCb6HpCnw

03:06 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

1. And watermarked the hell out of them.

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Mark Di Stefano@MarkDiStef

200k snappies: Are these the most expensive photos in Australian history?

02:53 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. Naturally, the internet was more interested in the watermark than anything else.

I think there's a photo behind all the watermarks MT @newscomauHQ: First pictures of Packer/Gyngell punch up

James Hutchinson@j_hutch

I think there's a photo behind all the watermarks MT @newscomauHQ: First pictures of Packer/Gyngell punch up

02:54 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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3. Meme time!

wonder who bought these pictures? the image leaves the owner unclear. RT @newscomauHQ pics of Packer-Gyngell punch up

Josh Butler@JoshButler

wonder who bought these pictures? the image leaves the owner unclear. RT @newscomauHQ pics of Packer-Gyngell punch up

02:54 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The News watermarking brilliantly disguises how hard it is to figure out what's going on in the photo. #packerwhack

Dom Knight@domknight

The News watermarking brilliantly disguises how hard it is to figure out what's going on in the photo. #packerwhack


02:59 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

5.

why is the watermark punching the other watermark

Dan Nolan@dannolan

why is the watermark punching the other watermark

02:56 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Not enough watermarks here. RT @702sydney: Exclusive- We've had Packer V Gyngell.. Now it's Glover V Valentine

Matthew Bevan@MatthewBevan

Not enough watermarks here. RT @702sydney: Exclusive- We've had Packer V Gyngell.. Now it's Glover V Valentine

03:09 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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That's better RT @burgotastic: Not sure the watermark was prominent enough, helped them out a bit

Sleek Wookiee@miss_shiny

That's better RT @burgotastic: Not sure the watermark was prominent enough, helped them out a bit

03:05 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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BREAKING: James Packer and David Gyngell interrupt News Corp logo group photo.

Gus Bruno@gusbru07

BREAKING: James Packer and David Gyngell interrupt News Corp logo group photo.

02:59 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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News Corp publishes an exclusive look at its new watermarking strategy.

Nic MacBean@nic_macbean

News Corp publishes an exclusive look at its new watermarking strategy.

02:58 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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@dannolan @plmcky can you start photoshopping the News Corp watermark on great photos in history?

Mark Di Stefano@MarkDiStef

@dannolan @plmcky can you start photoshopping the News Corp watermark on great photos in history?

02:58 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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#BREAKING EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS | Second pictures of the #Packer and #Gyngell punch up. (ping/ @MarkDiStef)

Paul Mackay@plmcky

#BREAKING EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS | Second pictures of the #Packer and #Gyngell punch up. (ping/ @MarkDiStef)

03:07 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Packer punch-up pics protection poorly produced, pilloried #alliteratethenews

Mary Hamilton@newsmary

Packer punch-up pics protection poorly produced, pilloried #alliteratethenews

03:05 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

16.

"I'm all over it like a News Corp watermark" is my cool new saying.

Tali Aualiitia@taliaualiitia

"I'm all over it like a News Corp watermark" is my cool new saying.

03:12 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I𠆝 be mad as hell and ready to punch anything if I had all these watermarks flying around the place obscuring my vision

Dan Nolan@dannolan

I𠆝 be mad as hell and ready to punch anything if I had all these watermarks flying around the place obscuring my vision

03:03 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Hahaha he's wearing a little moustache that says News Corp.

James Colley@JamColley

Hahaha he's wearing a little moustache that says News Corp.

02:54 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

21.

That's probably why they were fighting. I'd punch a man with a newscorp moustache.

James Colley@JamColley

That's probably why they were fighting. I'd punch a man with a newscorp moustache.

02:54 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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New Scorp is the star sign i’ve created for myself for #cool #scorpios #breaking #tradition #new #fresh #cool

Bec@Brocklesnitch

New Scorp is the star sign i’ve created for myself for #cool #scorpios #breaking #tradition #new #fresh #cool

03:19 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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BREAKING: Cost of watermarking cost News Corp more than the actual pictures.

Simon Thomsen@SimonThomsen

BREAKING: Cost of watermarking cost News Corp more than the actual pictures.

03:16 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

24.

News Corp have their own Instagram filter I see.

eleanor bloom@eleanorbloom

News Corp have their own Instagram filter I see.

03:36 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I News Corp love News Corp the News Corp James Packer/David Gyngell News Corp punch up News Corp photos News Corp so News Corp much.

Melissa Wellham@melissawellham

I News Corp love News Corp the News Corp James Packer/David Gyngell News Corp punch up News Corp photos News Corp so News Corp much.

03:19 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

26.

How long till “watermark” is trending in Australia?

Mary Hamilton@newsmary

How long till “watermark” is trending in Australia?

02:59 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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$20 for the first person to get the #watermark tattooed on them. @NewsWatermark

Patrick Lenton@PatrickLenton

$20 for the first person to get the #watermark tattooed on them. @NewsWatermark

03:30 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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So I was walking down the streNEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP

Nath Valvo@nathvalvo

So I was walking down the streNEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP NEWS CORP

03:33 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Today's front page (revised edition) #PackerGyngell

Paul Nolan@pwnolan

Today's front page (revised edition) #PackerGyngell

03:56 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Finally got my big break. #newscorpforever #watermarkingmyterritory

News Corp Watermark@NewsCorpWaterma

Finally got my big break. #newscorpforever #watermarkingmyterritory

03:21 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Plot twist: News Corp buys rights to the News Corp Logo; Watermarks it.

Matt Tarrant@MattTarrant

Plot twist: News Corp buys rights to the News Corp Logo; Watermarks it.

04:16 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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News In Pictures: Rupert Murdoch shows off his latest tattoos earlier today. #watermark #newscorp

The Skewer@TheSkewerNews

News In Pictures: Rupert Murdoch shows off his latest tattoos earlier today. #watermark #newscorp

04:36 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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BT@bentyers

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03:45 PM - 5 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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