In the wake of Friday's ghastly events in Connecticut, many Americans -- politicians and pundits especially -- have added their voices to the "do something" chorus. This impulse is understandable. It's human. Twenty-six innocent victims are dead, the majority of them precious young children. The desire to help, to act, to fix can be overwhelming. The president, a father of two young girls, has played the role of grief-counselor-in-chief in recent days; at times, he's barely managed to suppress his sadness and maintain his composure during public statements. Pressure is now mounting on him to prominently champion new gun...
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nycDEMoCRAP Wrote: 8 minutes ago (10:47 PM) "Bullsh*t -- all these kids gunned down because some sick person got his hands on a gun......" Really dipshit. Then get off your azzzzzzzzzzzz and let you DEM TEACHERS UNION cough up the money to have at least one ARMED guard in EACH AND EVERY school.
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