Courtesy of Dirty Third Streets
How did this tagger not get caught by HPD's new S.Y.S.T.E.M.?

From Hairballs: Cameras Record Abusive Insidious Graffiti-ers

The folks at BlogHouston have had fun with Richard Connelly's "Punk'd!" graffiti item in this week's Hairballs. In a nutshell, there seem to be cameras snapping photos of would-be taggers in the 'Trose.

Blogger Kevin Whited asks: "Does this camera initiative have an exciting acronym to go with it? Because it's not a real crimefighting initiative unless it has an acronym!"

Well Kevin, not as yet. But to the rescue come Press staffers Connelly and Keith Plocek. Man, we can't wait to send their acronym ideas to H.P.D. (Houston Police Department, btw, er by the way) ! -- Steven Devadanam

O.R.W.E.L.L. Optical Recording Watching Every Last Larcenist

C.R.A.P Clandestinely Recording Abuse Program

S.M.I.L.E Silly Montrose Installation with Little Effect A.C.R.O.N.Y.M. Another Camera Readily Observing, Never You Mind

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