A traffic sign at the base of the Pulaski Bridge in Greenpoint briefly joined The Resistance, according to a slew of photos on social media.
Everyone stopping at the base of the Pulaski this morning to get a snap of a traffic board that simply says “fuck Trump” pic.twitter.com/Iew1BwbtAr
— Charlotte Cooper (@CTrouper) August 23, 2018
WNYC's own Charlotte Cooper tells us that she walks over the bridge every day, and that "the number of people stopping to take pictures made me think it might be fresh."
Photos of the sign started turning up on Instagram on Wednesday night.
According to the Department of Transportation's website, the Pulaski Bridge is closed to vehicles, pedestrians, and and cyclists until September 7, "to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges pedestrian and bicycle improvements."
A DOT employee was attempting to shut down the sign on Thursday morning, but generations of New Yorkers will remember the sign's message, and hold it in their hearts.
Ow a DOT guy is trying to turn it off. He says he doesn't know how. Lol pic.twitter.com/U1xotcxr1b
— newyorkshitty (@newyorkshitty) August 23, 2018
The sign was changed sometime last night. Prior to "F--k Trump," it featured the alphabet: