Content Section

Occupy Wall Street's Breakout Stars

These are the new celebrities of the Occupy Wall Street movement.

View AllMore

Edward Hall III

Next Previous

Protester
aka, the Trustafarian

Edward T. Hall III embodies the right-wing stereotype that Occupy Wall Street is occupied, primarily, with rich and ignorant young people. Hall became a caricature when a video of his manic rant in the middle of an OWS protest hit the Internet. The New York Times also caught up with Hall and organized a so-called Soft Drink Summit between the 25-year-old with “a small trust fund” and a stock broker. Hall first gained notoriety in February when he jumped onto a baggage carousel at JFK Airport, ostensibly to get on a plane en route to a girlfriend in San Francisco. Hall III is the grandson of Edward T. Hall, a pioneering anthropologist.

You Might Also Like