As thousands marched across the Brooklyn Bridge tonight in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street, someone put on a pro-OWS guerrilla projection show on the side of the Verizon building.
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BoingBoing called the projections a "bat signal":
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So -- Why the Verizon building?
Was it the bat signal in the night sky? Was the Dark Knight truly a member of the 99% after all? No, it was just disgruntled members of Communications Workers of America. They’ve been on strike with Verizon, and decided to project solidarity with the 99% on one of the company’s buildings in a visually impressive but sort of creepy They Live-era stunt. Yes we can!
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