St. Louis is Safe, We Promise! 5 Steps to Making a Viral Propaganda Video
4. The ultimate test of safety is walking to the grocery store.
|"Look! No one's mugging me!"|
I mean, if you can walk back and forth from the grocery store or your school in broad daylight without being mugged or attacked, you must live in paradise.
Headed to the store...
...and back from the store.
So while our hats are off to the St. Louis Civic Pride Foundation, the Partnership for Downtown St. Louis, the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission and the St. Louis Regional Chamber for taking on River City's unfair reputation, we must admit this video seems a bit...whitewashed.
"Crime is down 46%, & we have strategies to further reduce it" is a much better message than, "The numbers lie, nothing to see here."— Scott Ogilvie (@ward24stl) November 13, 2013
So if you want to get a real picture behind crime in St. Louis, we suggest you start here: