Occupy DC protesters are arrested as they block the intersection of 14th St. NW and K St. NW in Washington, D.C. on December 7, 2011. (T.J. Kirkpatrick/ The Washington Times)

Occupy DC protesters are arrested as they block the intersection of 14th St. NW and K St. NW in Washington, D.C. on December 7, 2011. (T.J. Kirkpatrick/ The Washington Times)