New York police Tuesday were eating extra helpings of humble pie after asking people to post images of themselves and NYPD officers on Twitter — only to face a deluge of pictures of alleged police brutality. “Do you have a photo w/ a member of the NYPD? It may be featured on our Facebook,” the department posted on its NYPD News Twitter feed, hoping to fuel a feel-good, low-cost public relations campaign.
You couldn’t touch any of the Ecuadorian caterpillars, many of them had irritating, and even poisonous hairs. I had no idea whether this was one, so we took precautions!
For all the critics who say Occupy Wall Street didn’t accomplish enough, here’s a wrong that’s been righted.