Pepper Spray Cop T-Shirt Sold On Etsy With Message Of Peace

By now you’ve probably heard about John Pike, the UC Davis police officer who casually pepper sprayed students at an Occupy protest on campus. “Pepper spray cop” became a meme almost instantly, with outraged Photoshoppers mashing up images of Pike with famous works of art, among other things. Now a Reddit user has reworked a photo of the officer for a T-shirt that’s sure to get people talking.

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User Photozz designed a tee that portrays Pike casually spraying orange butterflies out of his pepper spray can. The image is like flower in a gun barrel by way of Banksy — and the message is peace. The shirt is being sold on Etsy for $8. Here is what it looks like:

Lovely, right?

[Etsy via HuffPost Style]

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