What a shitty idea:
It all started as a joke, a borderline "absurd" idea from a San Francisco artist who goes by the name Tuffy Tuffington. Yes, really. As he was walking his dogs in Golden Gate Park last week, he stewed over white nationalist movements and the recent violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
As he did, a right-wing group was in the midst of planning an upcoming "free speech" rally in San Francisco, and Tuffington wanted to find a way to peacefully push back.
"My dogs were doing their business," Tuffington, 45, said, "and I was struck with the image of a bunch of alt-right folks stomping around in a field of poop."
So he decided to make a Facebook event with a group of about 15 friends, encouraging them to "leave a gift for our Alt-Right friends" in Crissy Field, a public park near the Golden Gate Bridge where the rally is planned for Saturday....
...In the week or so since Tuffington posted the dog-poop event, more than 980 people have said they will participate. More than 5,300 said they are interested. Some have even said they intend to collect their dogs' contributions over the course of the week to dump at the park....
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