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Megyn Kelly's Interview With Alex Jones Is Truncated And Uneventful Megyn Kelly's Interview With Alex Jones Is Truncated And Uneventful

After much controversy, Megyn Kelly’s interview with InfoWars host and sweaty conspiratorial loon Alex Jones aired on Sunday evening. It has been zealously truncated to emphasize moments when Kelly puts pressure on Jones, but the end result is largely ho-hum uneventful journalism.

Megyn Kelly Dropped as Host of Sandy Hook Gala Because of Alex Jones Interview [Update] Megyn Kelly Dropped as Host of Sandy Hook Gala Because of Alex Jones Interview [Update]

On Sunday, NBC will air Megyn Kelly’s interview with noted conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, who believes with certainty that the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012 was a government hoax. As a result of her decision to sit down with the ruddy moron, she has been dropped as the host of a gala organized…

Betsy DeVos Says Schools Might Need Guns to Protect Themselves from Grizzly Bears Betsy DeVos Says Schools Might Need Guns to Protect Themselves from Grizzly Bears

As the confirmation hearing for Secretary of Education plods along, Betsy DeVos calmly told Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy (D) that guns might have a place in schools because the children of America need protection from grizzly bears.

Woman Charged in Sending Death Threats to Father of Child Killed at Sandy Hook Pleads Not Guilty  Woman Charged in Sending Death Threats to Father of Child Killed at Sandy Hook Pleads Not Guilty 

A Florida woman has pleaded not guilty on charges that she sent death threats across state lines to a man whose son was murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012. Prosecutors told the judge that Lucy Richards, 57, told FBI agents after her arrest that she’d been “looking at these sites about government hoaxes” and…

Lawsuit By Professor Fired for Claiming Sandy Hook Was a Hoax Partially Dismissed Lawsuit By Professor Fired for Claiming Sandy Hook Was a Hoax Partially Dismissed

A tenured professor at Florida Atlantic University, who was fired after claiming Sandy Hook was a hoax and then sued for his job back, has had portions of his lawsuit dismissed. The professor, James F. Tracy, writes a blog claiming Sandy Hook never happened, and when Sandy Hook parent Lenny Pozner asked him to take…

This Video About High School Love Gets Extremely Fucking Real

This video begins as a sweet, captivating ode to high school love—and then it gets very, very real. I’m hesitant to call what happens at the end a “twist,” because nothing about the scenario ought to be construed as a lighthearted game. Watch the whole thing.

Judge Dismisses Sandy Hook Victims' Families' Lawsuit Against Gun Manufacturer  Judge Dismisses Sandy Hook Victims' Families' Lawsuit Against Gun Manufacturer 

The New York Times reports that Connecticut judge Barbara Bellis dismissed a lawsuit filed by relatives of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting that claimed 26 lives, including those of 20 children, before the case got to trial. Relatives of nine of the Sandy Hook shooting victims were plaintiffs in the…

Man Who Harassed Family Of Sandy Hook Victim Sentenced to 2 Years Probation Man Who Harassed Family Of Sandy Hook Victim Sentenced to 2 Years Probation

New York City resident Matthew Mills has been sentenced to two years probation for harassing the family of Sandy Hook shooting victim Victoria Soto.

Sandy Hook Truther Shows Up at Memorial Run for Slain Teacher, Screams Shooting Was a Hoax Sandy Hook Truther Shows Up at Memorial Run for Slain Teacher, Screams Shooting Was a Hoax

A Sandy Hook truther disrupted a run commemorating Victoria Leigh Soto, the 27-year-old teacher who died protecting her students during the mass shooting at Sandy Hook elementary. Stratford, Connecticut police arrested Matthew Mills, 32, after he traveled from Brooklyn to scream at the runners that the shooting “never…

Fathers of the UCSB Shooter and One of His Victims Meet Privately Fathers of the UCSB Shooter and One of His Victims Meet Privately

Peter Rodger, father of UCSB shooter Elliot Rodger, and Richard Martinez, father of a 20-year-old victim, recently met privately. Martinez confirmed the meeting, but wouldn't say what they'd discussed.

Sandy Hook Truther Steals Memorial Sign, Taunts Victim's Mother Sandy Hook Truther Steals Memorial Sign, Taunts Victim's Mother

A memorial sign dedicated to Sandy Hook shooting victim was stolen from a Connecticut playground by a man who later called the victim's mother to tell her the massacre never happened.

Adam Lanza's Father Says Son Would Have Killed Him 'In a Heartbeat' Adam Lanza's Father Says Son Would Have Killed Him 'In a Heartbeat'

In a lengthy New Yorker piece published this week, Peter Lanza spoke with Andrew Solomon about why his son Adam Lanza murdered the 26 children and teachers of Sandy Hook Elementary School, his mother Nancy, and ultimately, himself.

Therapy Pit Bull Helps Girl Get Ready for Fourth Grade at Sandy Hook Therapy Pit Bull Helps Girl Get Ready for Fourth Grade at Sandy Hook

Since even really stupid, useless dogs can be wonderful companions, it stands to reason that especially intuitive dogs can effectively help people cope with the most devastating kinds of psychic trauma. Jeffrey, a nine-year-old Staffordshire terrier that was hours away from being euthanized when he was rescued and…

Woman Stops Elementary School Gunman Using Sheer Awesomeness Woman Stops Elementary School Gunman Using Sheer Awesomeness

In the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last December, NRA head Wayne LaPierre famously quipped that the only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. I guess no one told Antoinette Tuff, who just yesterday prevented a standoff with a gunman from turning into another…

Newtown Task Force Decides to Build New School at Old Sandy Hook Site Newtown Task Force Decides to Build New School at Old Sandy Hook Site

On Friday, after an exhaustive search that included 40 possible new locations, a specially-appointed Newtown task force decided to demolish the old Sandy Hook Elementary school and erect a brand-new building in its place.

On Being a Teenage Weirdo On Being a Teenage Weirdo

The single strongest feeling I can recall from my adolescence and childhood is the yearning to be older. I experienced life before the age of majority as a prolonged period of disempowerment. It seemed like most of the authorities only created encumbrances for me, sometimes petty and sometimes large and always…

Five-Year-Old Girl Suspended for Making a 'Terroristic Threat' About a Hello Kitty Bubble Gun Five-Year-Old Girl Suspended for Making a 'Terroristic Threat' About a Hello Kitty Bubble Gun

A kindergartener in Pennsylvania was pulled from her school bus line and suspended after an adult overheard her talk about "shooting" a classmate. The girl was referring, as it turned out, to a Hello Kitty "gun" that blows bubbles.

Your Evening Sob: Sandy Hook Children's Choir Sings ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’ Your Evening Sob: Sandy Hook Children's Choir Sings ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’

Member of the Sandy Hook choir from Sandy Hook Elementary School are paying tribute to their murdered classmates and teachers with a heartbreaking rendition of the Wizard of Oz classic, Somewhere Over the Rainbow. This song gets me every time, but this version is almost unbearably poignant.

NRA Generously Gives Us Free Shooting Games for Four-Year-Olds NRA Generously Gives Us Free Shooting Games for Four-Year-Olds

The nation — and the world — has been shocked and saddened by recent gun violence tragedies. There is some consensus that enough is enough, that the way we treat guns, gun laws, and gun culture must change. And yet, the National Rifle Association (NRA), the largest pro-gun lobby and one of the most influential…

Giving Teachers Guns? There's No Way This Could End Badly! Giving Teachers Guns? There's No Way This Could End Badly!

After the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut, it stood to reason that perpetually underpaid, overworked, and shat upon teachers in other parts of the country might try to imagine what they'd do if a similar situation arose in their workplaces. In some places, they're reviewing safety…

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