Bloomberg Underwhelmed By Occupy Wall Street Protests

Mayor Mike Bloomberg had a hastily-scheduled press conference at Bellevue Hospital to alert New Yorkers about some police officers who were injured during Occupy Wall Street’s Day of Action today, and he stressed that the protesters had so far failed in their efforts to disrupt the business of the city.

“Occupy Wall Street had predicted on their website they’d have tens tens of thousands of people at this protest, so far there have been far fewer,” he told reporters. “So far they have caused what could accurately be described as minimal disruption to the city. The Stock Exchange opened on time as you’d expect, and the rest of the city it has been business as usual.” Read More

Bloomberg Underwhelmed By Occupy Wall Street Protests