Tuesday morning the two white flags spotted atop the Brooklyn Bridge were captured, taken down and oddly folded as in a ceremony.
Their appearance caused speculations from a complete surrender to gentrification. From hipsters giving up, all the way to, Jaspar Johns has now gotten himself into trouble. Whatever. The original US flags are back in place.
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