Instead of "as many as 100 high school students" walking out, it seems the story now is "about two dozen students, and some advisers" walked out of an auditorium where as many as 3000 were sitting.
also Savage noted that he had asked if he should "moderate" a speech that he has given multiple times
The whole mess of outrage and self-pity on the part of the 'Christians' who claim to be offended and injured by the man's words is looking more and more like it was all pre-plannedSavage, 47, said he asked the organizers — the National Scholastic Press Association and Journalism Education Association — if he should "moderate" the speech. "They said, 'No. Be yourself; do what you do.' "
"It wasn't like I sneaked up on a Bible study class and commandeered the podium. I'm like the devil. You have to invite me in," said Savage.