590. Crane cable at CCSU perceived as noose; university says it's not but will remove it / Construction company used crane cable ending in a standard tool-attachment loop to hoist a US flag for Memorial Day. Some activists saw it as a noose. / 2021-05-29
Type of hoax:
admitted - crime never took place
NAACP claims an operating loop at the end of a crane cable is a "noose" and demands it be removed.