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View Diary: Today the City of Oakland Officially Went Insane. (155 comments)

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  •  Certainly there were some people who escaped (5+ / 0-)

    the kettle and "fled" back to the plaza.

    But that doesn't contradict the theory that it was a setup.

    It could well be that the person who first shouted

    "Hey, look, City Hall is open!" (or whatever) was an agent provocateur, waiting for some people to come by.  But even if not it could have reasonably been expected that some people might discover that the main City Hall doors were unlocked.  

    There were 2000 people on the march in the afternoon.  Some of them were probably still milling about the plaza, not wanting to march any more. (I had gone home, exhausted)

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