Not all flash mobs are merry
While Culture Monster has been celebrating Christmas with our Twelve Days of Christmas Flash Mobs countdown (see links below), we've been impressed at the careful planning needed for gathering large groups for massive singing and dancing in public-gathering places.
Turns out not everyone plans so well.
Our sister blog, LA Now (via the Sacramento Bee), reports on a Christmas flash mob gone bad, when too many people led to a mall closure and mass evacuation. Watch someone's video above (and hear people booing the fire department). Click here to read all about it.
— Sherry Stern