I suppose we could assume that most gun-owners are not like Alex Jones – that most are probably more like McChrystal – but I’ve met a hell of a lot of the former. Shrieking, screeching lunatics that seem to make up a big part, or at least the noisiest part, of the gun “conversation” that’s supposed to be happening.
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whether Romney realized it or not, the quip at the end of the note — “erased your hard drives” — provided an awkward reminder of a 2011 Boston Globe investigation revealing that before Romney left office as governor of Massachusetts in late 2006, “11 of his top aides purchased their state-issued computer hard drives, and the Romney administration’s e-mails were all wiped from a server.”
World View: It is too soon to know if the deaths of an Afghan family last week will alter things in Afghanistan, but some atrocities have the power to shape history
The plea bargain in the last Haditha massacre case handed down in January is a fitting end to the Iraq war. In the most notorious case of U.S. culpability in Iraqi civilian deaths, no one will pay a price.