Mockupy Wall Street
I’m sure you’ve all heard about Occupy Wall Street crashing the set of Law and Order last week, but I wanted to do a post on it just in case you didn’t.
Law and Order:SVU always ties reality into their plot lines and for this specific episode, they decided to recreate the Occupy Wall Street movement. That was until the Occupiers got wind of this and crashed the set. Production was inevitably shut down when the state lifted the show’s filming permit, but I’m sure they will find somewhere else to film.
Drew Hornbein, an Occupier, told the news:
“This is not us. We are not part of corporate TV America.”
The producers of Law and Order have yet to release a statement.
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*Arwen Dewar is a singer, student, and animal rights’ activist*