UPDATE: 10/17 4:12 P.M. EST — Organizers were forced to cancel Saturday's march due to death threats, saying:
"With the numerous death threats and harassment, it's sad to say we have cancelled what was supposed to be a fun, peaceful walk. We apologize to everyone who was excited to go and have a good night of fun. The group of people that have bombarded the event page with harassing posts and personal information will be reported to the authorities."
Stay safe out there, everyone.
Alright, this is just ridiculous!
Well the University of Arizona has been a hot spot for clown reports — though they've luckily turned out to be false — and professional clowns in Tucson, Arizona are tired of the bad press! In a weird turn of events, clowns in the Tucson area have decided to organize a Clown Lives Matter march! UGH!
Co-opting the Black Lives Matter moniker for this? Really??
The attendees are apparently encouraged to wear full clown makeup or masks one person posted a flyer for the event on Facebook saying: