Appalachian

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The centrepiece of Lott’s The Bias Against Guns is the story he tells about the shootings at the Appalachian Law School. According to Lott, after killing three people Peter Odighizuwa was almost out of ammunition and was on his way to his car to get more when he was confronted by two armed students, Tracy…

A couple of weeks ago I described how Lott used his Mary Rosh sock puppet to blame the New York Post for the fact that an article he wrote omitted to mention the fact that the students who captured a school shooter were police officers. A couple of months later, however, in Lott drafted his…

The Rosh Huntress files

In the Washington Post article Lott says: “I probably shouldn’t have done it—I know I shouldn’t have done it —but it’s hard to think of any big advantage I got except to be able to comment fictitiously,” Well, I can think of one. Last January, the New York Post drafted an opinion piece written by…