By Kristy Ojala
The city that never sleeps and somehow simultaneously makes your dreams come true has been puzzling its residents with a new, not-so-improved side lately. Last month, Mayor Michael Bloomberg moved forward with his proposed ban on super-sized soda, and yesterday the city shut down Trojan's free vibrator giveaway when it attracted thousands of thrill-seekers. What gives, NYC?
"I'm 57 years old. I should be able to get a vibrator!" Linda Postell told the New York Post after being turned away. "I have a problem with the smoking ban, and the soda ban-and now this!"Check out the video here!
Trojan planned on giving away 10,000 free battery-operated toys from Pleasure Carts, tricked-out versions of the iconic NYC hot dog vending carts. But as crowds gathered at the various locations, City Hall sent a rep to demand that the company cease its giveaway until it obtains proper permits.
"This activity promoting Trojan products, which impeded pedestrian andRead More »from NYC Fun-Free as Vibrator Giveaway Turned Off by City Officials