They're shooting a Liam Neeson film (or part of one, anyway) in my neighborhood. The story is set in the Seventies, so they made all the current cars move out for period-appropriate wheels. Lots of Oldsmobiles.
It doesn't look as different from what had been there as you might think.
But the film crew painted over a much-loved mural, painted by local kids a few years ago. The neighborhood is not pleased. I hope the producers budgeted for a replacement.
Here's a short film about the youth organization that made the mural:
I was looking around for pictures of the mural and found this:
Heehee! Did you spot me?
Sprog looks really tiny, and I think those are my maternity jeans, so I'm guessing this is from early fall, 2011.
All you need is love.
I'm glad someone captured that memory.