Killa Satire

April 24, 2006

In its February 28 issue, the Second Supper Alternative News, a satirical student-run journal at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse (UW-L), published an article titled "Cheney Kills Five Crips in Inner-City Hunting Accident." The piece poked fun at Vice President Dick Cheney after his recent hunting accident, depicting him as a would-be gang member and "stone cold killa." The UW-L Student Association was so outraged by the article that it passed a resolution cutting Second Supper's press run from 2,000 to 60 -- in effect, a deathblow since the journal depends on outside advertising for its funds...

Schools: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse Cases: University of Wisconsin at La Crosse: Censorship of Student Magazine