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Crime History: Radical feminist shoots Andy Warhol at his studio

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On this day, June 3, in 1968, radical feminist Valerie Solanas shot and nearly killed artist Andy Warhol in his New York City studio. Solanas, a graduate of the University of Maryland, wrote the SCUM Manifesto, a manuscript calling for the extermination of all men. She tried to get Warhol to review the manuscript. Warhol, who had already been busted on obscenity charges, found the writing so...

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