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Cadets were injured in a pillow fight on campus at West Point August 20th. 1

West Point Cadets Injured in Pillow Fight

Pillow Fight Leaves Thirty Cadets Significantly Injured (West Point) According to reports, an estimated thirty cadets were injured in a hazing ritual at West Point Military Academy in New York. The cause? A pillow fight. Injuries ranged from bruises to concussions, reported by 24 of the 30 cadets. As bloody images emerged, reports of broken bones did as well. The pillows allegedly contained hard objects. Lt. Col. Christopher Kasker told the New York Times, “West Point applauds the cadets’ desire to build esprit and regrets the injuries to our cadets. We are conducting appropriate investigations into the causes of the injuries.” Though...