When a great advertising idea for Aqua Teen runs into a paranoid populace you get trouble.
BOSTON, Jan. 31 â€” Boston temporarily closed parts of bridges, subway stations, an Interstate highway and even part of the Charles River on Wednesday after the authorities found what the police described as suspicious devices at nine places.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino was in no mood to accept the apology.
â€œIt is outrageous, in a post-9/11 world, that a company would use this type of marketing scheme,â€ Mr. Menino said in a statement. â€œI am prepared to take any and all legal action against Turner Broadcasting and its affiliates for any and all expenses incurred during the response to todayâ€™s incidents.â€