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Cuomo curfew billboard sparks dystopia memes

Critics say this is some 'Blade Runner' sh*t.

Jun 3, 2020, 9:56 am

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David Covucci 

David Covucci

Yesterday was the second night of a curfew in New York City, which began at 8pm, as officials attempt to quell protesters who have stepped out in force over the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

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To help get the news out over the curfew, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) had turned to a billboard in Columbus Circle, which flashes messages about curfew, and a notice that says “looting insults the memory of George Floyd.”

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But more than announcing the news, it’s sparking serious dystopia vibes.

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The messages were not well recieved. Most compared it to Blade Runner, Ridley Scott’s noir dystopia film.

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A sage on Twitter, though, had a different message for the billboards.

“man suck my entire dick and balls,” wrote @neet_telemachus.

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*First Published: Jun 3, 2020, 9:56 am