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The Dead Soul of Adam Lanza

Docnick Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 7:29 AM
Premeditated implies some level of logical thinking. Mental illness means the individual is not thinking or has the ability to think in some logical fashion. Evil - devil - these ideas mislead us from the cause and effect of mental illness. Little social awareness of mental illness, in all its forms, has never been focused on and yet is is pervasive as cancers. My thought is this is because you and the President mislabel what caused this young man's behavior. Not guns or the devil. Ron
richard1088 Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 8:37 AM
Mr. Docnick, Doctor Savage says, "Liberalism is a mental disorder."
"No set of laws can eliminate evil from the world, or prevent every senseless act of violence in our society."

So said President Obama in words of comfort in Newtown. The president was right to speak of evil, but mistaken when he called the massacre "senseless."

For this was a premeditated and purposeful act of mass murder, and the devil that did it knew exactly what he was doing and why.

When he put four bullets into his mother's head while she lay in bed, Adam Lanza wanted her life ended along with his. When he headed for Sandy Hook Elementary,...