A bulletin posted to social media websites, calling on a National kill a pit bull day, scheduled for October 31st, 2013 (Halloween) is sure to raise the alarm of some animal rights groups.
Update: The bulletin which originally set the internet ablaze for targeting pitt bulls is now being called a hoax.
According to several sources:
The message is a hoax. The warning is an attempt to get back at a man named Terry Jordan, a city councilman in a small Missouri town who crafted a ‘vicious dog’ ordinance that proved unpopular with local pit bull lovers. Someone created a fake social media account in Jordan’s name and posted the message. It soon spread far and wide via Twitter, Facebook and other social networks, with many recipients apparently believing the warning to be valid.
One social media commentor LeRedditSwag wanted people to be aware: