Stick ’em Up: The Typo Terrorist
Our daily profile on stickers grabbing hold of your attention.
Sticker: “THE TYPO TERRORIST” in all caps, also used as a tag.
Graphic: Various satirical epigrams, usually spray-painted on sidewalks, billboards, and walls. If Jim Joe and Banksy were able to have a child…voilá!
Website: The Typo Terrorist
Location: Broome and Wooster St., SoHo. Also, seen throughout the L.E.S.
Message: “Remember, whatever you believe imprisons you.” (Broome and Wooster St.) “Stop taking my book so literally.” (Mercer and Spring St.)
“Know me… Expect me… Find me.” (Spring and Wooster St.)
Context: A mix-media pseudonymous street artist who expresses their disdain for social and economic equality, conformity, deceit, and greed. Typo Terrorist is on a mission to terrorize the world with knowledge; some of their messages have been against fast food, pollution, SB1070, and even Tyler Perry.