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Assault on American Apparel: Not an Ad Campaign

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In a response following the weekend attack on the American Apparel flagship, a company spokesperson has put the kibosh on any speculations that the barrage was part of a guerrilla marketing campaign. In an official statement to the Cut, the spokesperson says: "Obviously American Apparel isn't a stranger to this kind of vandalism, we went through it last year in DC for somewhat related reasons. So unfortunately this is very real and not an ad campaign - as the broken windows and broken arm of our employee can attest to." A police report expected at the end of the week will hopefully shed some light on the impetus of the attack. Hipster uprising or a possible political statement? [The Cut, previously]