video screenshot of six students holding signs and protesting in a college lecture hall, while others -- including the visiting speaker -- look on.

If Saturday Night Live were to do a cold open lampooning today’s crop of campus radicals and their intolerance for First Amendment-friendly campus speech, it might look something like the disruption that greeted Jonathan Zimmerman before his December 1 lecture at Western Washington University,…

Facebook screenshot showing an unsmiling Paul Horner at a 2016 rally for Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson

Comedian and hoaxster extraordinaire Paul Horner earned international infamy for churning out fake news items on sites he created, including SuperOfficialNews.com, NationalReport.net, and NewsExaminer.net. Horner’s tall tales bamboozled so many people over the years that mainstream news outlets initially were reluctant…