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A passerby in a flier supporting Bill Thompson can be seen flipping the camera off.


The unidentified man seen in the background of a flier to promote the former city comptroller's bid for mayor is sticking his middle finger out, according to a copy obtained by The New York Post.


A source close to the campaign told the Post the man is only pushing his sunglasses up.


A Thompson spokesman told the Post the fliers weren't generated by the campaign.

The ad was paid for by United For the Future, a new Political Action Committee seemingly launched by the United Federation of Teachers, which endorsed Thompson, Politicker reported.

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