Daily Archives: 4 Aug 2019

Mass Shootings Aren’t a ‘Mental Illness’ Problem

If they were, other countries would have mass shootings too.  But they don’t because while mass shooters may be mentally ill, or just plain evil, that isn’t the reason only America has so many mass shootings. Think beyond the shallow … Continue reading

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Since Sandy Hook…

This is an interactive map of mass shootings.

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To Be Completely Honest…

Being honest here- I would rather see guns banned than kids killed. In a world of decent people, that choice wouldn’t need to be made. We don’t live in a world of decent people.

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IOSOT 2019

Follow the doings with Michael.

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They All Have One Thing in Common…

some are racists some are mentally ill some are lone actors some act in coordination with others some are muslims some are christians   all have easy access to guns.

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My Default Response to Every Mass Shooting Now…

Will be this:

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Sigmund Mowinckel

Sigmund Mowinckel, Scandinavian Old Testament scholar extraordinaire, was born on the 4th of August in 1884.  Most famous for his work on the Psalms, he authored many very useful volumes my favorite of which is The Old Testament as Word … Continue reading

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Quote of the Decade

In retrospect Sandy Hook marked the end of the US gun control debate. Once America decided killing children was bearable, it was over. – Dan Hodges

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Another Day, Another Shooting

Nine people are dead after a shooting in Dayton, Ohio, according to police. Dayton Police say the suspect also is dead. At least 26 other people were injured in the incident that took place within 13 hours of a shooting … Continue reading

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