Good Samaritans Stop a Carjacking in Reno

Good Samaritans tackled a knife-wielding man who was threatening a woman at a Gas Station at the corner of North Wells Avenue and East 6th Street. Just after 5:30 yesterday, police say Joshua Etter approached a woman pumping gas and demanded her vehicle, threatening her with a large knife. A good Samaritan confronted the armed suspect and tackled him to the ground, but the good Samaritan was stabbed. More members of the public stepped in and held Etter until officers arrived on scene. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Etter is charged with battery with a deadly weapon and robbery.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…