BREAKING: College Eliminates All Violence On Earth by Renaming its Student Paper

College Newspaper Can’t Be Called ‘The Bullet’ Anymore Because It’s Too Dangerous

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“The editorial board felt that the paper’s name, which alludes to ammunition for an artillery weapon, propagated violence and did not honor our school’s history in a sensitive manner.”

NRO‘s Katherine Timpf:

A Virginia university has decided to stop calling its newspaper “The Bullet” over concerns that the name was so insensitive and inappropriate that it could even make people violent.

The University of Mary Washington’s 96-year-old newspaper will now be called The Blue and Gray Press.

“The editorial board felt that the paper’s name, which alludes to ammunition for an artillery weapon, propagated violence and did not honor our school’s history in a sensitive manner,” newspaper staff said in a release issued Monday…(read more)

 National Review Online

— Katherine Timpf is a reporter for National Review Online.


One Comment on “BREAKING: College Eliminates All Violence On Earth by Renaming its Student Paper”

  1. […] By Pundit from another Planet College Newspaper Can’t Be Called ‘The Bullet’ Anymore Because It’s Too Dangerous “The editorial board felt that the paper’s name, which alludes to ammunition for an artillery weapon, propagated violence and did not honor our school’s history in a sensitive manner.” NRO‘s Katherine Timpf: A Virginia university has decided to stop calling its newspaper “The Bullet” […] Like this? Read more and get your own subscription at […]


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