1. Protests

    Bristol Palin’s Dancing Causes Standoff

    Bristol Palin’s bid in the finals of Dancing With the Stars—despite the fact that she’s repeatedly received the lowest scores from the judges—is hitting some people pretty hard: A man in Black Earth, Wisconsin, had a 15-hour standoff with police after he fired his shotgun into his television set because he “was upset that a political figure’s daughter was on the show when he didn’t think she was a good dancer,” according to the Associated Press. The man, Steven Cowan, was having both money and mental-health difficulties. He’s been charged with second-degree reckless endangerment.

    Read it at Wisconsin State Journal