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Macy's Parade Confetti: Shredded Confidential Docs...

And not well-shredded

(Newser) - Oops: Observers at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade were surprised to discover that the confetti landing on their coats contained confidential information including social security numbers and banking info. One paradegoer tells WPIX his friend first noticed a Social Security number on one piece of confetti, then found more... More »

Masses Wish Upon NYC Confetti

Times Square is collecting messages to drop on New Year's Eve revelers

(Newser) - Your wishes for world peace, greater height, smarter bosses, and healthy children will float down on Times Square tomorrow night among more than a ton of confetti, reports the AP. For the first time, Times Square is collecting messages to be printed and mixed in with the 1 ton-plus of... More »

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