Something is going on in Pac Heights, 4 fire trucks blocking streets. San Francisco riots? Idiots in the streets yelling.—
Chris Scanlan (@Pain_and_Glory) February 04, 2013
Well, we reported as the Super Bowl ended earlier tonight that many viewers were joking or bracing for riots in San Francisco after the 49ers suffered defeat. As the loss has sunk in, ‘minor flare-ups’ are now being reported. The Pac Heights neighborhood looks like it’s shaping up to be a literal hot spot. The Mission District is also on alert and reporting violence.
Some are still joking:
But it’s no laughing matter to first responders:
In the Mission District:
An overturned trash can:
And a simple, desperate plea for restraint: