Not a joke.
“The violence they experienced is something many families in our community are still working through,” the message said in part. “Triggers – like loud bangs from fireworks – can bring back a flood of memories from an act of violence we all would like to forget.”
The city is holding a pre-planned fireworks event starting at 9 p.m. inside Mullins Park and has set up a text alert system that will send messages to those with PTSD and other noise related disorders alerting them in advance of the display’s start so they can prepare
I have seen some amazingly conceited bullshit before, but this one is making the top 10 easy. A pack of Black Cats is gonna send somebody into a psychotic event, but literally pounds of black powder exploding very fucking loudly in the air are not going to create mental issues.
Virtue Signaling bullshit.