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Tilting the Newtown 'Conversation'

spartacus3344 Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 12:13 PM
Rage? Simply because I called you out on your bigoted rant, I'm full of rage? No child, rage has nothing to do with my response to you and your typical knee-jerk reaction to blame an inanimate object for the actions of a lunatic. The real problem, the one that your ilk refuses to address, is mental illness. Until you come to grips with that, you have nothing to offer in a rational discussion.
It's too hard to try and make sense of a senseless event. Adam Lanza's merciless slaughter in Connecticut has forced everyone with a microphone to insist we have a "national conversation" about why this happens.

But this urgent need to talk is not an excuse for a reckless discussion. Sadly, that is where we're headed, with pundits hysterical, naive or both.

Predictably most in the media went straight to the Left's Alpha and Omega: blaming excessive "access" to guns. It was also an excuse to open fire on the National Rifle Association. For example, author Joyce Carol Oates...