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So why should we be upset that Bieber took to the streets with a spray can in Colombia? Nothing Bieber was doing that night, on that wall, in Colombia was for the sake of art or in the true spirit of graffiti. It was just as contrived a move as his attempts at rapping. It's an effort to be rebellious without any risk -- and to have the police there, as your backup, is as soft as it gets.