April 23, 2014

"Do you have a photo w/ a member of the NYPD? Tweet us & tag it #myNYPD. It may be featured on our Facebook."

Tweeted the New York Police Department, apparently not foreseeing that this bid for good PR would bring responses like this:

12 comments:

Curious George said...

Don't start nuthin' won't be nuthin' homey.

David said...

Power of the internet + stupidity of the bureaucrats = this.

Illuninati said...

Those pictures were taken under the bad old NYPD. Now that a Communist mayor is in charge of New York things are all good.

Nichevo said...

Forget what? Is there something wrong with that picture? Oh yes this Dustin is exceedingly unattractive, that is a problem. But he got his face on your blog, so, win.

Marshal said...

Great reaction.

harrogate said...

That's a nice example of "soft" pushback. Good to see.

MadisonMan said...

PR folks can be hilariously inept when it comes to twitter.

I can only guess that the person who okayed this idea was at least 45.

madAsHell said...

It's a out-reach program to the ________ community.

Mark said...


Abner Louima was in 1997, do they think people can forget the story of the broom handle? They are lucky that feed isn't taken over by photos from that too.

The list just goes on and on. What an incredibly poorly thought out promotion.

garage mahal said...

They look like libs. So they must have had it coming.

Danno said...

Garage, Are you talking about the protester-types or the cops?

Wayworn Wanderer said...

Cops running wild.