Elizabeth Warren Turns Down Occupy Birthday Cake
3:09 PM, Sep 17, 2012 • By MICHAEL WARREN
Massachusetts Democrat Elizabeth Warren turned down a cake celebrating the Occupy Wall Street movement's first birthday on Monday. Staffers from the state Republican party tried to hand her the cake at a press conference, the Boston Herald reports:
Warren has said she "created much of the intellectual foundation" for what the Occupy movement does, a statement Republicans have employed against her in her campaign against GOP senator Scott Brown.
Here's an image of the cake, which has a quotation from Warren ("I support what they do") and a photograph of a particularly violent Occupy protest: