Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday accused the Wall Street demonstrators of trying to cripple New York City's economy. "What they're trying to do is take the jobs away from people working in this city," the mayor declared in his harshest criticism of the three-week-old protest that has caught the attention of the nation. "They're trying to take away the tax base we have because none of this is good for tourism." Read more: http://www.myfoxny.com/dpp/news/protesters-accused-of-hurting-nyc-economy-ncx-20111007#ixzz1a9Meb3dM I've also read that independents are turning against the protesters. So while the likes of unions, Soros, Pelosi and Obama praise the protesters this is just going to put them in a bad light with voters.