People in Boston are freaking out because “mysterious packages with circuit boards” have been found mounted below bridges in Boston.
It turns out, it’s looking more and more like a guerrilla marketing for the new Aqua Teen Hunger Force film:
And it’s not just Boston, Here’s one in Philly:
I’m not a fan of the show, but this is awesome… I predict this will be a HUGE to-do, since the bomb squad was deployed all over the city to dismantle and destroy these “IEDs”.
Update: Here’s another closeup of one of the Boston “Devices”:
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We saw one of those stuck to the side of the MIT Museum near Central. Thought it was weird at the time, but so are people at MIT, so I didn’t give it a second thought…
And that was over two weeks ago that we saw it. Where were they on that one?
I think they’ve all been up for weeks… If you look at the flickr photos I posted the dates are all from awhile ago…
Hahaha that is awesome. Someone is either going to get fired, or promoted.
Someone came up with “ILB”:
Improvised Light Brite — haha.
“Did you hear what I said, Boston? Or shall I turn it up for you?”
I think they are all just smoking too much Moonjuana
Looks like it was an advertisement:
I’m sure the police will blame the advertiser, but I wonder how much they are at fault for overreacting/not being up on what’s hip.
I didn’t need any statement to figure out what it was:
here is the trailer.
As awesome as this whole thing was, it wasn’t awesome enough to make me actually want to see the flick.. :)
Well, almost everything tagged “lightsnipes” (the guerilla marketing company’s name for this…advertising channel) has been removed from Flickr. And their site is blanked out.
That didn’t take long.