There's something genuinely unsettling about this video of Michael Bay freaking out while onstage at a press conference for Samsung's new curved UHD TVs -- which was being broadcast live from the CES trade show in Vegas. It looks like Michael was supposed to be reading a prepared talk about the new technology, but couldn't deal once the teleprompter went out. So instead of handling the situation with humor or by improvising, he just shut down like a petulant child who didn't get his way.

Which makes this video a true cultural artifact, as it just may be the first time Michael Bay didn't get exactly what he wanted. Uh oh, did anyone else just see all of Las Vegas explode into very expensive flames?

(via Gizmodo)

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Liana Maeby grew up in Los Angeles and it has made her just as terrible as you'd expect. A graduate of USC's film school, she previously worked as an editor for, and has written for publications like Interview and The Village Voice. Her first book, a satirical work entitled "Earl Can Hurl (You Can Hurl Too)" written when she was eight, remains unpublished.