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Kenneth Eng’s Mental Examination: Why He Hates Blacks

by | 25th, May 2007

kennetheng.jpg REMEMBER Kenneth Eng, the Asian supremacist, stalker , aspiring novelist and general loudmouth, who claimed to have inspired Seung-Hui Cho’s Virginia Tech rampage?

Eng, 23, came to prominence after writing a series of racist columns for AsianWeek. He was eventually dropped by the newspaper after an an outcry over a screed entitled “Why I Hate Blacks.”

Eng tried to hog the limelight after the Virginia tech Massacre by telling the Village Voice that not only were his writings an inspiration for Cho, but that he would have gone on a similar rampage in New York if he had been able to afford a gun.

That claim spurred New York’s Finest to investigate Eng. The NYPD discovered that Eng had recently threatened to kill his neighbor Marissa Addison and her mother. He also threw a hammer at one of her dogs, narrowly missing Addison. So Eng was arrested for assault and menacing, possession of a weapon and harassment. He is currently undergoing mental examination.

If Eng is expecting to be out soon, he should be hoping that psychiatrists don’t see his resume and book proposal that somehow found its way into the hands of media blog Gawker :

Eng’s proposed book, under the working title “UNTITLED ASIAN CONTROVERSY PROJECT”, includes imaginative chapter headings such as “Why I Hate America”, “Why I Hate Whites”, “Why I Hate Italians”, and

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