Adam Lanza

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Report expected to reveal more about Sandy Hook gunman

NEWTOWN — Sandy Hook Elementary School faculty and staff learned Thursday a report on the school life of gunman Adam Lanza, who killed 20 students and six educators on Dec. 14, 2012, would be publicly released. The parents of the 20 children killed by the 20-year-old Lanza before he took his own life were invited to … Continue reading

Was Adam Lanza Too Clumsy To Kill? Clinical Psychologist Weighs in on Asperger’s

Although the information superhighway has become one of the most direct routes for reaching the truth, it has of late become littered with lies and fabrications that are steering many well-meaning truth seekers completely off course. Nowhere is this more evident than in the online discussions about the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School (SHES) massacre, … Continue reading

Adam Lanza Found Inspiration in Student Film “Bullet Time”

I’ll be posting a detailed analysis of this film soon, but I wanted to get this bit out first: the Polish student film “Bullet Time,” which Adam Lanza recommended on multiple occasions on the Super Columbine Massacre RPG discussion forum, actually itself recommends the same forum as a place for budding school shooters to do … Continue reading

‘I am Adam Lanza’s Mother’

In December 2012, when 20-year-old Adam Lanza killed 27 people, including his mother and 20 children at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the nation reeled with grief. Liza Long, a mother in Boise, Idaho, asked herself: What if my son is capable of that? She came forward in a blog post titled “I am Adam Lanza’s … Continue reading

Prosecutor’s report provides details, not answers, on Sandy Hook

A state prosecutor’s report released Monday concludes that 20-year-old Adam Lanza acted alone in planning and executing his horrific attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School, but offers no answer to the one-word question that has plagued Connecticut and the nation since the murders of 20 children and six women at the Newtown school Dec. 14, … Continue reading

Report Retraces Six Minutes of Horror, and Every Step a Gunman Took

With the release of a report on the mass school shooting in Newtown, Conn., the state’s attorney for Danbury on Monday provided a meticulous account of that morning, sketching the parallel chaos of school personnel trying desperately to protect students and the authorities scrambling to assess an unthinkable emergency. The report did not name the … Continue reading

Are Violent Video Games Turning Kids Into Killers?

Are violent video games turning our children into cold-blooded killers? In the aftermath of many mass shootings, the suspected perpetrators are often found to have spent countless hours behind the controls of first-person shooting games that simulate real-life combat situations. Take the case of Aaron Alexis, the 34-year-old naval contractor who allegedly gunned down 13 … Continue reading

Nancy Lanza: In Her Own Words

Nancy Lanza met Marvin LaFontaine when their young sons were in the Cub Scouts together in New Hampshire. “We connected right away,” LaFontaine said. “Right from there it was a friendship.” After the Lanza family moved to Connecticut in 1998, Nancy and LaFontaine kept in touch by email. He shared some of those emails from … Continue reading

Was Adam Lanza an Undiagnosed Schizophrenic?

This past week, 20 children, none older than 7, and 6 adults were brutally slain by 20 year-old Adam Lanza in a Newtown Connecticut school shooting. As the world continues to grieve over the Newtown massacre, we must strive to make sense of what transpired and decipher what we are all meant to learn from … Continue reading

Bullet Time: a review (part 2 of 2)

Bullet Time: a review (part 2 of 2)