Snippy Breitbart Editor-at-Large Ben Shapiro has filed assault charges against Zoey Tur, the transgender reporter he deliberately provoked by asking, “What are your genetics, sir?”
Tur responded by cooly placing her hand on the back of Shapiro’s neck, icily advising, “You cut that out right now, or you’ll go home in an ambulance.”
“That seems mildly inappropriate for a political discussion,” Shapiro sniffed, clearly rattled.
“You just called me sir.”
“It’s not rude to call someone who is biologically a male is a male.”
“You’re consumed with hatred,” Tur later tells Shapiro. ” You’re a little man. It’s okay… He can be what he wants. Little boy.”
“I come from a basic biological reality,” Shapiro argues. “It’s not a moral thing. If someone wants to mutilate their body, that’s their choice. Cutting off your testicles is mutilation.”
The altercation took place during a panel discussion about Caitlyn Jenner’s recent Arthur Ashe Courage Award on Dr. Drew on Call. In his police report — which Shapiro filed with the Los Angeles Police Department on Sunday morning — he claims Tur continued threatening him after their appearance, a claim which she’s denied. Although, there was this :
We second that.
The whole segment is worth taking a look at, although we should warn you that Shapiro is hyperdelically annoying. You run the risk of ramming your head through the computer screen.
h/t: Gay Star News