Redlake killer copycats Columbine legend

The Red Lake killer "wasn’t imitating the actual Columbine shooters. He was imitating a pious urban legend," writes Making Light of Jeff Weise who reportedly asked one of his victims, a lá Columbine, whether he believed in God before shooting him. ML goes on: "the media coverage of Columbine was notably bad, and the Cassie Bernall story was the single most egregious example of slovenly journalism in the whole mess." (Making Light via Hullabaloo)


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