Construction workers take a break with a real-life game of whack-a-mole

Well, that's one way to pass the time on your lunch break.


Eric Geller

Internet Culture

Published Jun 6, 2015   Updated May 28, 2021, 3:57 pm CDT

Everyone has played whack-a-mole in an arcade. But how many people can say they’ve played it in real life?

When you’re a construction worker with time to kill, the perfect stage, and a hard hat already on your head, the natural thing to do is entertain yourself and your coworkers by recreating a classic arcade game.

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Thanks to their safety gear, no construction workers were harmed in the making of this whack-a-mole adventure—and for the first time ever, neither were any moles.

Screengrab via Exceptional Videos/YouTube

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*First Published: Jun 6, 2015, 9:56 am CDT