In an investigative report, the Washington Post says a paper written by Seung Hui Cho a year earlier has “Eerie” parallels to the Virginia Tech (VT) shooting massacre: Washington Post—The paper, which was written for a class in fiction writing and has not surfaced publicly, has “eerie” parallels to Cho’s shooting inside Norris Hall on [...]
Tag Archive for Virginia Tech Massacre
August 29, 2007
April 24, 2007
Was the Virginia Tech massacre a product of McJihad? NRO—Are the Virginia Tech murders the latest expression of a strain of violence embodied in radical Islamist terrorism? Post 9/11, terrorism inspired by al Qaeda has been devolving in a progression that can best be described as from the caliphate to Columbine. That is to say, [...]
April 19, 2007
From WRAL: “Long before he boiled over, Virginia Tech gunman Cho Seung-Hui was picked on, pushed around and laughed at because of his shyness and the strange way he talked when he was a schoolboy in suburban Washington, former classmates say.” Two comments on this story really stand out: Weepyeyes007: whatchoo_sayin splendid post. some people [...]
Michelle Malkin says the AP is hounding Cho Seung-Hui’s sister—Sun-Kyung Cho. So what’s that all about? Get Asians day? Asianphobia?
April 30th has been designated as a blogosphere day of silence in memoriam of the Virginia Tech Massacre victims.
April 18, 2007
Wow, what an outcry to ban guns after the Virginia Tech massacre. It’s understandable, completely, but it’ll never stop violence. I was talking with a friend last night about the Virginia Tech massacre; we were both just horrified and sickened that people can find it within themselves to commit such heinous crimes. I told him [...]
April 17, 2007
Professor Liviu Librescu threw himself in front of the Virginia Tech gunman to protect his students. He died, but his students lived: Jerusalem Post—As Jews worldwide honored on Monday the memory of those who were murdered in the Holocaust, a 75-year-old survivor sacrificed his life to save his students in Monday’s shooting at Virginia Tech [...]
CNN says the president of Virginia Tech has confirmed to them that the shooter was a student and a resident. The mass murderer has now been identified as Cho Seung-Hui of South Korea.
Clay Violand, a Virginia Tech student, says he pretended to be dead and that act saved his life: The Age—A young Sydney woman studying at the US college where a shooting rampage left 33 dead has told how one of her best friends pretended to be dead as bleeding classmates fell on top of him. [...]
An internet rumor and a well-known reporter have apparently made false statements that Wayne Chiang was the Virginia Tech shooter. Accusation is false. Chiang says on his livejournal blog, “I am not the shooter. Through this experience, I have received numerous death threats, slanderous accusations, and my phone is out of charge from the barrage [...]