Rachel Bronstein is an MLIS candidate at Pratt Institute and intern at The Daily Beast.


In the rush to protect students from the next Adam Lanza, states required towns to prepare for the worst. Are fake blood and simulated killings necessary though?

Mad As Hell

Rep. Michael Grimm went off on a reporter last night, but he’s certainly not the first politician to explode while the camera was on, and a quick review of the worst offenders makes the New York congressman look downright tame.