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– Jason Howerton (The Blaze)

On the first day of his quantum physics course at Columbia University, an Ivy League institution, professor Emlyn Hughes figured it best to strip down to his underwear to change outfits in front of his class and play footage of the 9/11 attacks, Adolf Hitler, North Korea and Saddam Hussein.

The “Frontiers of Science” course is reportedly one of Columbia University’s core classes. (video here)

As Gawker points out, the Columbia University gossip blog “Bwog” provides some insider information:

According to our reports, the first class of the physics unit was running a bit late when the lights went out. When they came back on, professor Emlyn Hughes was in the spotlight.

[…] and he started to undress and put on a hoodie and sunglasses. After that, he curled up into a fetal position in his chair as images of 9/11, Nazi Germany, and North Korea started playing on the projector.

And just when students thought it couldn’t get any more strange, ninjas appeared and smashed puppets onstage with what looks like a samurai sword. The entire scene occurred while Lil’ Wayne’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot” played in the background. Read more here.