Connecticut, Guns, and Tragedy
“…or that it happens so often there’s actually a term for it.” – Giles Prentice - Broken Arrow There is a term that aptly describes what happened in Connecticut – tragedy. That is the term that has been used countless times by various news outlets to try and encapsulate the incident in such a way that the raw emotion and grief people experienced and are still | Read More »
Who is Jared Loughner?
For those who haven’t paid attention to the news lately, Jared Loughner is the alleged suspect in the shooting spree that killed six and wounded more than a dozen including Congresswoman Giffords. Almost immediately, there were numerous attempts by people with a political axe to grind to pin this on their political opponents. As more information about the shooter is known, there are | Read More »
Using Tragedy to Score Political Points Is Embarrassing
In the wake of the tragedy in Arizona, numerous people have used that tragedy in an attempt to some political points. So, before the victims have even been laid to rest, people are using this for their own gain. Before the entire story has been told, people are trying to pin the blame for this on their political opponents. What has happened | Read More »