• Roused by the Area 51 raid memes, the US Air Force has taken a hard line against trespassers. 1 / 8

  • Scheduled for September 20, a joke Facebook event has prompted a million users to mark themselves as "going." 2 / 8

  • Though it's in good fun, there's always the risk that some will still show up to storm the base. 3 / 8

  • Trying to reach this group, Air Force spokesperson Laura McAndrews warns of unnamed consequences. 4 / 8

  • Area 51 is part of Edwards Air Force Base, a training facility, and she says the military highly discourages trespassing. 5 / 8

  • Luckily, most would-be attendees are in on the joke, and the meme will be quite dead by September. 6 / 8

  • However, the most stalwart among them may regrettably end up in headlines. 7 / 8

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