From first reports of at least 32 killed to "reporters' searching questions" about gun control at White House Press Briefing in less than 90 minutes. They didn't even wait for the professional grief counselors to be deployed from their secure locations. Way to go, oh guardians of public morality, health, and thinking the one true way!
A friend emails: "Of course, it's a Bush / Gonzales trick to deflect attention from the scandals. Wolfowitz probably involved too. I question the timing!"
That would be darkly funny if it was not already being advanced by the comment bizarros at Huffington Post. If the story itself has not induced rage and nausea, these comments will.
But not the "deadliest act of mass murder in a school in U.S. history." (So far) That would be "The Bath School disaster ... a series of bombings in Bath Township, Michigan, USA, on May 18, 1927, which killed 45 people and injured 58."
The killer, Andrew Kehoe, used a bomb and then a car bomb. Victims aged from 7 to 74.Posted by Vanderleun at April 16, 2006 10:24 AM | TrackBack