The man who trades freedom for security does not deserve nor will he ever receive either. – Benjamin Franklin
Surely it’s only right to protect the citizens in the face of the latest “Terrorist Threat” on their ‘freedom’?
Those sparklers can be used as weapons.
A six pack could be construed as a source of relaxation & enjoyment which may detract from the purpose of the event.
When are people EVER going to see what’s going on?
Of course, it’s being kept out of the media.