In response to:

The Newtown Tragedy

AmericanLiberal Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 11:12 AM
Son, i know you enjoy story-time, but this is not about your little anecdotes. This is about quantitative reality. Death by guns is a quantitative reality. Death by hammer is something idiots use to throw sand in the air.
Joel176 Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 11:26 AM
Number one, Son, this is about the constitution and not your feelings.

Death is a reality, and when someone with evil on their mind is of a mind to do it, a means will be found. Guns just make is easier.

The problem is deranged people. BAN THEM

As the mother of five-year-old twins in a small town not too far from New York city, yesterday's events in Newtown hit close to home -- literally and figuratively.  It's hard to imagine the depths of shock, sorrow and anguish rippling throughout our community in the wake of yesterday's hideous crime.

It is a terrible, terrible thing to be reminded, once again, of how powerful, how senseless and how ugly the face of evil can seem.  It is terrible even to have to acknowledge that such evil exists in the world.  But it does, and there's no use in...