Atlanta Flash Mob Planned
INSTRUCTIONS MOB ATL #1
Date: Wednesday, August 13, 2003
Time: Sometime shortly after 7:00 PM
Duration: 5 minutes or less
- At some point during the day on August 13, synchronize your
watch to http://www.time.gov/ (Eastern time, of course).
- By 7:00 PM, based on the month of your birth, please situate
yourselves in the locations listed below. Do not acknowledge anyone
else who you think may be a mobber, in order to maintain the
anonymity of the group until the appropriate time. NOTE: If you are
attending the MOB with friends, you may all meet in the same
location, so long as at least one of you has the correct birth month
for that location. Here are the locations:
January, February, March: Food Court/movie theater entrance, lower
level, Lenox Mall, Buckhead, Atlanta. Feel free to explore the
offerings of the eateries or the upcoming feature times, but stay
close to the theater entrance. Look for TV Guide.
April, May, June: Outside Anthropologie/tables in concourse out
front, second floor, Lenox Mall, Buckhead, Atlanta. Have a seat or
browse the nearby shops. Blend in. Keep an eye out for National
July, August, September: Near Rich's/Macy's and the MAC
Cosmetics counter, first floor, Lenox Mall, Buckhead, Atlanta. You
may want to browse; test out this season's colors and fashions.
Look for Cat Fancy magazine.
October, November, December: Near the MAC (Apple) store, second
floor, Lenox Mall, Buckhead, Atlanta. Wired Magazine.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL OF THESE LOCATIONS ARE AT LENOX MALL IN
- Shortly after 7:00 PM, a MOB ATL representative will appear in
each location to present you with further instructions. Look for
someone with the magazines listed above. Approach this person, and
ask, “What's for dinner?” They will give you a small slip of
paper with the instructions for the remainder of the event. Commit
the instructions to memory, and put the paper in your pocket. DO NOT
DROP THE PAPER ON THE GROUND OR FLOOR, AND DO NOT LEAVE IT AT THE
MEETING LOCATION. Once you arrive at the MOB site, none of the
papers should be visible.
- At the appropriate time, make your way to the MOB site. If you
arrive at the site before the appropriate time, stall nearby. NO ONE
SHOULD ARRIVE AT THE FINAL MOB DESTINATION UNTIL THE GIVEN TIME.
- When the given period of time for the event has passed, quickly
disperse from the site. MAKE SURE THAT TWO MINUTES AFTER THE
SPECIFIED TIME, YOU ARE NO LONGER AT THE MOB SITE.
- Return to your normal activities, and await instructions for MOB
If you plan to attend MOB #1, please RSVP by sending an email to:
firstname.lastname@example.org with “How do I get to Buckhead?” in the
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