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This Protest Against Beyoncé Over Her Halftime Show Was Sad AF

♫ You know you that bitch when you cause all this conversation. ♫

Posted on February 16, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. ET

Remember when Beyoncé performed the other week at the Super Bowl and blew all of us — especially Coldplay's Chris Martin — away with her greatness?

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Well, some people (read: not that many people) were pissed that her halftime performance of her new black pride anthem "Formation" featured backup dancers dressed as black panther members.

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Even former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani popped up on Fox News to accuse Bey of attacking police officers.

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Soon, a protest against Beyoncé was organized by police advocacy group "Proud of the Blues" for Tuesday morning outside the NFL's New York City headquarters.

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"Are you offended as an American that Beyoncé pulled her race-baiting stunt at the Superbowl?" the protest description on Eventbrite.com read. "Do you agree that it was a slap in the face to law enforcement? Do you agree that the Black Panthers was/is a hate group which should not be glorified? Come and let's stand together. Let's tell the NFL we don't want hate speech & racism at the Superbowl ever again!"

News of the impending anti-Beyoncé protest made something of a splash:

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Well, Tuesday morning came and went, and here was the turn out:

Protest against @Beyonce outside NFL HQ turns out to be no show #1010wins

*crickets chirping*

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A grand total of three protesters braved the rainy weather to protest Beyoncé, including these two:

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And this dude, who was surrounded by cameras because, well, there was really no one else to interview.

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In fact, the event actually turned into a PRO-Beyoncé protest (or an anti-anti-Beyoncé protest, if you like) as fans turned out in support of the singer.

Anti-anti-Beyoncé protest growing, still no anti-Beyoncé protest.

They came with their own signs, too.

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And that's the story of how an anti-Beyoncé protest turned into a celebration of black pride.

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