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Video: Vancouver "Kissing Couple" Tell Their Story

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

It was the kiss seen around the world -- a photo of a man kissing a woman who was lying on the ground in Vancouver in the midst of a riot.

Hundreds of people took to the streets last week after the hometown Canucks lost Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals. At one point, the woman, Alex Thomas was knocked to the ground, and her boyfriend Scott Jones kissed her to let her know she was going to be okay. A photographer captured the moment, and it quickly gained iconic status.

Some thought it was staged, but it was not. The couple appeared on the "Today Show" Monday to tell their story: