What the hell are they thinking? Not only is this crass and tasteless, they are setting their own ignorant consumers up to be victims of panicky red flag laws.
Try wearing this to school.
A series of Instagram photos of the clothing company Bstroy’s spring 2020 line featuring distressed sweatshirts with bullet holes and the names of schools where mass shootings took many lives has sparked anger online.
According to Paper Magazine, the brand released an artist statement about the collection.
“Sometimes life can be painfully ironic,” it reads. “Like the irony of dying violently in a place you considered to be a safe, controlled environment, like school. We are reminded all the time of life’s fragility, shortness, and unpredictability yet we are also reminded of its infinite potential.”
Oh, it was “irony” you were going for. They changes everything. For a minute there I didn’t know what you were doing. But you were going for irony…