James Shaw Jr.

Chadwick Boseman won “Best Hero” at tonight’s MTV Movie and TV Awards because…duh. But rather than basking in the moment for himself, Di Bleck Pentha decided to shine a light on a real-life, under-recognized hero, James Shaw, Jr. the hero who halted a mass shooting at a Nashville Waffle House. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! RELATED: Chadwick […]

James Shaw Jr. the man responsible for stopping the Waffle House shooter in Tennessee that took the lives of 4 people got invited onto The Ellen Show. During the show, Ellen asked Shaw who his favorite basketball player and why. “Dwyane Wade,” said Shaw. “I like the way he carries himself off the court according to USA Today. Ellen […]

The shooting at a Tennessee Waffle House that claimed the lives of four people is continuing to rock the nation. However, the hero in the story who managed to tackle and restrain the gunman, James Shaw Jr., is further expanding on his hero status by raising an impressive amount of money for the victims. https://twitter.com/CNN/status/989464119727349760 […]

Shaw tackled Travis Reinking and disarmed him before he could kill more victims.