Pop Culture Meets Civic Pride: Detroit Needs A Statue Of Robocop!

Pop Culture Meets Civic Pride: Detroit Needs A Statue Of Robocop!
technology

Based on a single tweet, an unusual crowdsourced Kickstarter project comes together.

Timothy Ryan, PSFK Labs
  • 18 february 2011

Early last week, Detroit Mayor David Bing tweeted to the world that “there are no plans to erect a statue to Robocop.” The citizens of Detroit (and beyond) thought otherwise. The story:

We live in a new world, and sometimes it takes funny things to show us all that. On Monday, February 7th a random dude in Massachusetts tweeted a message to Detroit Mayor David Bing. (see above)

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