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The Daily Caller
Last week I told you about the theater professor at the University of Wisconsin-Stout who was warned he could be facing criminal charges. Why? Because he kept making a fuss about the university taking down his poster of Firefly‘s Malcolm Reynolds with this quote: “You don’t know me, son, so let me explain this to you once: If I ever kill you, you’ll be awake. You’ll be facing me. And you’ll be armed.” Somehow they turned this into the professor making “death threats,” and it became a bigger deal when some of the Schools: University of Wisconsin – Stout