Empire State Building’s Eerie Tribute To First Responders Spooks New Yorkers
But the salute struck some as a little bit off.
In honor of emergency workers, the Empire State Building broke out what it called a “heartbeat of America” display. The upper floors pulsed red, like a heartbeat, while the mast flashed like the lights atop an emergency vehicle:
The Empire State Building was lit up like an ambulance tonight in tribute to first responders and medical workers battling COVID-19.
— ABC News (@ABC) March 31, 2020
People on social media seemed to like the heartbeat.
The emergency light effect? Not so much:
I mean, if the hospital in Central Park wasn’t stressing you out enough….the Empire State Building is now red …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]