25 May '11, 10pm

'Quit Coal' Message Now Adorns 450 ft Smokestack at Chicago Coal Plant (Photos): Photos court... th.bp #green #USRC

the last couple days, you already know all about Greenpeace's ambitious anti-coal protests in Chicago -- two separate teams of activists scaled a 450 foot coal plant, and then dropped a banner off a bridge that blocked the approach of a barge carrying a shipment of coal. The events caused a major ruckus in the city, and were covered by just about all of the local media outlets. But the crown jewel of the action was what you see above: A message painted on a span of smokestack hundreds of feet tall reading 'Quit Coal'. The pictures were inspiring enough to spur

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