Video: Cash Mob Storms St. Mark’s Bookshop, But Now What?

There was another “cash mob” at the St. Mark’s Bookshop on Saturday; the store’s co-owner Terry McCoy told organizer Jeremiah’s Vanishing NY that the event brought a bump in sales of more than 30 percent. The Local’s cameras were rolling during the spending spree: watch our video to see the books flying off the shelves, and hear co-owner Bob Contant tell the story of Allen Ginsberg playing security guard.