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The Newtown Tragedy

GoodLord Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 8:05 PM
No. You don't understand words. Not ONLY things interstate, but also things HAVING A SUBSTANTIAL EFFECT ON interstate commerce. God. And the States themselves can touch it, too! I'm talking purely about the feds.

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...