Almost immediately following the news that an NYPD officer will not be indicted for the chokehold death of Eric Garner, plans to “shut down” tonight’s tree lighting at Rockefeller Center began to be issued on Twitter:

“Shutting it down” isn’t enough for some:

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio reportedly won’t be there to see what happens:



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