While compared to nerve agent or white phosphorus, RC agents are pretty mild, we’re not talking about a combat zone. We’re talking about suburban streets in the middle of the United States. In those circumstances, the stuff is a nightmare and everytime it gets stirred up in the neighborhood, bad things will happen. People with respiratory problems, old people, young people, pets and other small animals like birds and squirrels have some risks.) Since the crap is powder, it will get in peoples’ eyes and they’ll rub their eyes. This can scratch the cornea and screw up the retina. Food and water contaminated can’t be consumed safely unless you’re a freaking honey badger.
—Crusader AXE, MORPHING US SUBURBIA INTO…THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS? WTF (via odoriferouszephyrs)