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Mon Feb 26, 2024, 04:32 PM Feb 26

Man who planned mass shooting of women at Ohio State is first 'incel' convicted of federal hate crime [View all]


COLUMBUS, Ohio — Tres Genco wanted to make history, to be remembered for carrying out a mass shooting specifically targeting women at Ohio State University with the hopes of killing 3,000.

Instead, he’ll be remembered for something else: the first “incel” to be convicted of federal hate crime charges.

For those reasons, prosecutors are urging a federal judge in Cincinnati to hand down a sentence on Thursday that sends a message to the online community of men known as incels, or involuntary celibates. The members harbor anger toward women because they believe women deny them romantic or sexual attention.

“Society needs to be protected from individuals like the defendant who not only espouse such a toxic philosophy but plot mass attacks of violence in furtherance of it,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Megan Gaffney Painter wrote in court records. “The defendant would have carried out a devastating mass murder if he had not been stopped. The women of our state need to be protected from the defendant for as long as possible.”

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No words for this madness Joinfortmill Feb 26 #1
THREE THOUSAND! ProfessorGAC Feb 26 #2
Why stop at 3000? Wednesdays Feb 26 #25
Incel SOP ... krkaufman Feb 27 #41
I don't even remember this. LiberalFighter Feb 26 #3
life in a supermax moonshinegnomie Feb 26 #8
Post removed Post removed Feb 26 #10
Probably little chance of it in prison Warpy Feb 26 #15
Maybe - Freud certainly knew nothing GenThePerservering Feb 26 #28
The term itself is pure victimhood krkaufman Feb 27 #42
I know, which is why I keep pointing out no woman owes them a damned thing Warpy Feb 27 #45
It sounds like he was stopped before he could carry out his sick, demented plan. ShazzieB Feb 26 #17
He was arrested in 2021 when he posted his plans online IronLionZion Feb 27 #44
Cause committing a mass shooting of women Quanto Magnus Feb 26 #4
14 women killed, more women injured in Canada 1989 duhneece Feb 26 #5
Thank you. That was my first thought.The Montreal Massacre. niyad Feb 26 #26
We remember them every year yobrault1 Feb 27 #35
And THIS is a good example of why we need more women in the judiciary. Sky Jewels Feb 26 #6
How about these guys do something to improve themselves? AllyCat Feb 26 #7
Toxic narcissism is so romantic and appealing! Mopar151 Feb 26 #19
EXCELLENT post. calimary Feb 27 #40
Some people are very fucked up. He is some. twodogsbarking Feb 26 #9
I read the article. He worked at a candle-maker. Boomerproud Feb 26 #11
And some people wonder why women are frightened. After all, "not all men". It only has to be some. SharonAnn Feb 26 #12
It only has to be one. soldierant Feb 26 #13
And there's no way to tell whether any given man is going to be THAT one. ShazzieB Feb 26 #16
Exactly. TSExile Feb 26 #18
Exactly. soldierant Feb 26 #20
Men are afraid women will laugh at them. However... Hekate Feb 27 #33
Propelled and supported by recent laws PlutosHeart Feb 26 #14
I'm gussing his eventual tombstone will be a variation on Torchlight Feb 26 #21
I guess the types of men apparently believe that women owe these men their bodies. Chainfire Feb 26 #22
The ratios of male idiots to female idiots are growing more unbalanced 70sEraVet Feb 26 #23
A republican looking for a date I_UndergroundPanther Feb 27 #46
They should never be identified MurrayDelph Feb 26 #24
Have these unfukable assholes tried not being such an unfukable asshole? OMGWTF Feb 26 #27
2014 Isla Vista killings UpInArms Feb 27 #29
Jesus. We could try sending them all blow-up dolls as a stop-gap measure SouthernDem4ever Feb 27 #30
Well, dude'll be celibate for at least another 12.5 years. n/t SpankMe Feb 27 #31
Or he might be John Shaft Feb 27 #34
Not too bright 10 Turtle Day Feb 27 #32
Plotting to murder thousands of Americans sounds like terrorism if he wasn't white IronLionZion Feb 27 #36
PSA: Don't Have Sex With Your First Cousins wolfie001 Feb 27 #39
Seems a correlation ... krkaufman Feb 27 #43
May all these assholes receive the maximum sentence they deserve. Initech Feb 27 #37
I'll bet he listens to Joe Rogaine and Mutt Walsh often wolfie001 Feb 27 #38
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