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If being the youngest woman ever to be elected into US congress and generally slaying politics wasn’t enough, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has just come up with a genius idea – GrinchCon.
In major cities across the world, SantaCon sees hundreds of people dressed in Santa costumes take to the streets in a festive-themed bar crawl.
But when a New York Times reporter asked Ocasio-Cortez on Twitter if she could pass a law stopping SantaCon, she replied with a pretty ingenious alternative.
I’m not sure, but maybe we can look into establishing GrinchCon - a tea + coffee crawl where people can spread peace and quiet everywhere they go.
The festive bar crawl, which originated in San Francisco before spreading around the world, has earned a bad reputation after reports of vandalism, fights and public urination.
I’m not sure, but maybe we can look into establishing GrinchCon - a tea + coffee crawl where people can spread peac… https://t.co/ptE0LJQ07P — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez)
@Ocasio2018 I will happily support THIS; #GrinchCon in 2019! https://t.co/V86TRJs9dU — Ms. Rogers' Boosted, Bootyful Neighborhood!🐐✒️🗡️ (@Ms. Rogers' Boosted, Bootyful Neighborhood!🐐✒️🗡️)
@Ocasio2018 This is a good response, React against something annoying by creating sensible in its place. — Hunter Felt (@Hunter Felt)
happy santacon I am EXTREMELY STRESSED ABOUT WHATEVER IS HAPPENING HERE https://t.co/rDKLjQ7JCL — julia reinstein 🚡 (@julia reinstein 🚡)
Commuting with all the Santas 😎 #SantaCon https://t.co/CunnL4vdlK — Georgie Barrat (@Georgie Barrat)
Ladies, if he:
- sneaks up on you out of nowhere
- always looks ridiculous
- is constantly drunk and/or high
- rui… https://t.co/IRFWViHoaV — Sarah Cooper (@Sarah Cooper)
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