New Yorkers Encouraged to 'Say Something Nice'

August 23, 2011 Updated Aug 23, 2011 at 5:53 PM EDT

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New Yorkers Encouraged to 'Say Something Nice'

August 23, 2011 Updated Aug 23, 2011 at 5:53 PM EDT

New Yorkers have a reputation for being gruff.

So when Improv Everywhere put a lectern and megaphone in public places and encouraged NYC residents to "Say Something Nice" earlier this month it begged a question: Would anybody do it?

To see how it turned out, check out the video on Mashable.com.