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PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- The FBI and ATF are warning about a non-specific threat of violence against "a university near Philadelphia" on Monday.
The FBI released the following statement over the weekend:
Out of an abundance of caution, the FBI Philadelphia Field Office notified local colleges and universities of a social media posting which threatened violence at a Philadelphia-area college or university for Monday, October 5. No specific college or university was identified in the posting. We encourage students, faculty, and employees at area colleges and universities to follow the guidance of their campus security officials. The FBI will continue to work with our federal, state, and local law enforcement partners to investigate threats of
originally posted by: FamCore
a reply to: Vasa Croe
What the hell is a beta and a hiro? Is this some anime reference? Why the hell are they targeting schools?
Beta Uprising is a term used by individuals who percieve themselves as “beta” (socially awkward, unconfident people with low romantical/sexual success) in order to instigate a violent uproar that would change their social status. The term, used both ironically and unironically, gained popularity on 4chan’s /r9k/ (ROBOT9001) board, often accompained by Angry Pepe and Wojak images.
originally posted by: maskim
a reply to: FamCore
Hiro is short for Hiroyuki Nishimura, the new owner of 4chan.