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    Cyburbia Administrator Dan's avatar
    Mar 1996
    Upstate New York
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    Microsoft street spammers arrested

    A sight I thought I'd never see. It gives this one-time sign code administrator the warm-and-fuzzies.

    From http://www.losanjealous.com/2007/03/...amers-at-sxsw/

    In a rare instance of us supporting The Man, Austin P.D. hauls off a guerrilla marketing posterer for Microsoft Zune on 6th St. at SXSW.

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    Cyburbian jresta's avatar
    Apr 2003
    Philadelphia, PA
    That's awesome. It's just a shame that the guy they hired to do it catches all the flack and his employer says "who, yeah, we don't know that guy."

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    Cyburbian Fat Cat's avatar
    Nov 2006
    Rockwood, MI

    Fat Cat

    I agree with Dan, this gives me warm fuzzies, and they usually do give you a lot of lip service
    but I also have to agree with jresta, you can't get at the guy who put him or her out there
    and if you are able to get at him or her, often the prosecutor will plead it down
    because of the cost.
    And I can see the prosecutors side to
    That is the trouble with our planner mentality, we try to look at every ones side and I think that is a good thing
    but thank you Dan for sharing It does bring back memories and it does provide one with warm fuzzies

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    Cyburbian DetroitPlanner's avatar
    Mar 2004
    Where the weak are killed and eaten.
    I love walking around downtown before work or during lunch ripping that crap off of lightposts. It gets infectious and sometimes you see others doing the same thing after watching me.

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