The Origins of The Flash Mob

flashmobblog.jpgThe Occupy Wall Street protests have been described as "Flash Mob Politics" and their roots can be traced to Adbusters magazine's simple message: "Occupy Wall Street. Sept 17. Bring tent." With the term now applied to everything from Tahrir Square to the London riots, Brent spoke to Bill Wasik, who created the first events to be described as Flash Mobs, in 2003. Bill is an editor at Wired and the author of "And Then There's This".
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