- The NRA has finally released its long-awaited statement about the Philando Castile shooting. The NRA called the incident "troubling" and demanded a thorough investigation. "Rest assured, the NRA will have more to say once all the facts are known."
— NRA (@NRA) July 8, 2016
- Officials have identified one of the suspects in the Dallas attack: 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson.
- In the wake of Dallas, Donald Trump says it's time to "restore law and order."
- The disclaimer in this Inside Higher Ed piece about a settled OCR investigation is pretty hilarious.
- Simon Pegg and George Takei are fighting about whether Star Trek character Hikaru Sulu should be gay.