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The Newtown Tragedy

maryanne24 Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 8:47 PM
They should make a button where we could just not see certain posters, like after we flag them once. That shouldn't be too hard to do, and it would be awesome!
Joe40 Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 10:00 PM
Makes me long for the Days of the Usenet discussion groups, and software with the "kill filter."

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...