All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Kent State’

Urban Outfitters Apologizes for Selling Bloody Kent State Sweatshirt

Urban Outfitters has done it again. The often overpriced clothing company has offended the masses again by selling what appeared to be a blood-spattered Kent State University sweatshirt. Most people who have been through high school are aware of the Kent State massacre. The incident occurred in 1970 in Kent, Ohio. Students all across the country were protesting the expansion …

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Kent State Shooting Suspect in Custody

The Kent State freshman who shot himself in the hand during a domestic dispute, prompting a campus lockdown on Wednesday, remained jailed Thursday on a concealed weapons charge, according to campus police. The 24-year-old suspect, Quavaugntay L. Tyler of Cleveland, fired a 9 mm handgun once Wednesday night during a dispute with two female students, Police Chief John Peach said. …

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Kent State Wrestler Suspended for Anti-Gay Tweets, So Of Course Free Speech Is Once Again Under Assault

Here’s your daily reminder that freedom of speech doesn’t mean freedom from consequences. Kent State wrestler Sam Wheeler has been suspended indefinitely for making several anti-gay statements on Twitter. Like clockwork, this is bringing out the armchair constitutional lawyers who claim that this is an all-out assault on free speech. Duck Dynasty. #FreePhil. “I though we had free speech would …

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LSU Fraternity Apologizes, But May Still Be in Hot Water

As if LSU’s 45-13 victory over Kent State, wasn’t enough Saturday, some Tiger fans just had to take it to another level. However, in this case, it may have been better just to leave well enough alone. The Zeta Zeta Chapter of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity has been under fire and scrutiny since an offensive banner was hung in front …

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LSU Fraternity Apologizes for Inappropriate Sign

For some reason, a fraternity at LSU thought it was appropriate to prepare for their upcoming game against Kent State University by making a sign that mocked the shooting that took place there in 1970. After an image of the offending banner reached Kent State and LSU officials, the frat brothers decided to apologize. (image) The Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity …

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