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Entertainment Control

nawlins72 Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 6:18 PM
"We need to get back to obeying God and His word the bible, even the media need to have morals and if they don't have them then we need censorship." Another great display that the conservative and progressive are both statists, only differeing in their ends. The progressive screams for "gun control" and the conservative yells for "entertainment control".

In the wake of past mass shootings, when the "national conversation" has focused exclusively on guns, I have argued that our appallingly inadequate mental health system was a better subject of reform. At least half of the shooters in the rampage killings that are ripping our hearts out are young men with serious mental illnesses, and our system has neither the legal nor the financial resources to get them the treatment and/or restraint that they, and we, desperately need.

This time, mental health reform has received passing mention, along with the usual pleas for gun control, better security at schools,...