AntiCon: Lower East Side Opposition to SantaCon Hits Mainstream News

Posted on: December 13th, 2013 at 9:29 am by
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SantaCon is tomorrow, in case you needed the reminder. Stock up on provisions because you won’t be able to leave the house.

Those anti-SantaCon signs (what we dubbed “AntiCon”) produced by the LES Dwellers community group went totally viral after we posted about it earlier this week. The snowballed media coverage eventually hit the mainstream news, and NBC 4 filed a report this morning about the matter. Dweller David Troutman spoke on behalf of the polarizing block association, noting that “The purpose of the sign is to call attention to the issues that come up from the drinking, the puking, the vomit that we have in the streets in our neighborhoods that we have to clean up the next morning”

Apparently Libation will not be serving Santas after 5pm and Spitzer’s Corner is not allowing anyone in with a costume.

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