Lifeguards fired for making parody video

Sep 7, 2012, 10:18 PM | Updated: 10:18 pm

A group of California lifeguards were fired by the city of El Monte after the group made a parody video of the viral video Gangnam Style.

The city fired 14 lifeguards after they posted the video on YouTube for using city property for private use, despite the lifeguards stating they were off the clock when the video was filmed.

The lifeguards felt that, at most, their supervisors could have written them up and feel the firings went much too far.

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Lifeguards fired for making parody video