Monday, July 4, 2011
Hollywood and Highland Hates The Buskers
This advertisement went up in front of Madame Tussauds explaining to tourists that they do not have to tip us. It took me a little research to figure out who was behind it but it appears the most of it is from the Hollywood Entertainment District which patrols and operates the Hollywood and Highland Mall and CVS/Fresh and Easy areas. They state "Hollywood Safe Sidewalks is an initiative put forward by the Hollywood Business Community and City Agencies". That would probably indicate that City money is being spent to prevent performers and other street entertainers from making money. It sounds like good money going after bad.
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