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This Thurs is a national day of action. Google “Get on the Bridge + November 17th” to see what’s going on in your area. #99percentWed Nov 16 01:47:59 via webWe The 99 Percent

Related events are planned for Richmond, Milwaukee, Portland and Pittsburgh. Local celebration plans include an announced march to Key Bridge at 2:30 p.m., but local chatter indicates protesters will be showing up around 4 p.m. — just before the evening rush hour begins. The Facebook invite suggests 3:30 p.m.

”Get on the Bridge” Thursday 11/17, 4 PM, march with #OccupyDC from McPherson to Key Bridge! Solidarity with #occupywallst!Tue Nov 15 17:35:48 via Twitter for iPhoneLacy MacAuley

Basically, it just might not be a good idea to plan on commuting through Georgeown Thursday. Participants say they’ll try to keep out of traffic, but Dr. Gridlock will keep you posted either way.

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