Protesters Storm Governor's Office In Downtown St. Louis, Demand Removal Of National Guard

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At first the rioting was only in the "sleepy" St. Louis suburb of Ferguson. Now, the angry crowds have moved on to downtown St. Louis where  moments ago a group of angry protesters rallied at Kiener Plaza.

 

... and then marched on to Governor Nixon's office chanting "the National Guard has got to go."

 

Unfortunately for the protesters, they hadn't made a prior appointment, and were therefore not admitted into the building:

 

... while several people from the crowd were promptly arrested, such as this little old lady, who apparently is 90 year old Hedy Epstein, a Holocaust survivor.

And it's not even dark yet.

Meanwhile in Ferguson, things are just warming up.

 

With the National Guard deploying....

 

And watching and waiting:

 

Even if not many others are allowed to...

 

Presenting public enemy #1 (aside from Putin of course):