Helpers Guide Texters Through City Streets

Helpers Guide Texters Through City Streets
technology

Prank collective Improv Everywhere helped NYC residents tweet and walk without being hit by a yellow cab.

Emma Hutchings
  • 3 may 2013

New York City-based prank collective Improv Everywhere recently pulled off a stunt where they posed as city workers providing a solution to the texting and walking epidemic in the city. Half of their team of sixty put on orange vests and became “Seeing Eye People” who claimed to be part of a Department of Transportation pilot program.

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