Quote Of The Day – Four Dead In Ohio Edition

I don’t care if you’ve never listened to anybody before in your life. I am begging you right now, if you don’t disperse right now, they’re going to move in. It will only be a slaughter. Please, listen to me. Jesus Christ, I don’t want to be part of this. Listen to me,

Kent State Professor Glenn Frank (picture), in an impromptu speech made to students after National Guard fire on a crowd of war protesters left 4 dead and 9 wounded. Frank’s message was heeded and additional loss of life prevented. Wednesday is the 35th anniversary of the Kent State shootings [CNN coverage of the 30th anniversary, Kent State May 4 Collection]

Bonfire of the Vanities #96
Guilty until proven innocent -- repeatedly

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