Ok… this is the one and only post that I am gonna do on this subject and then I am done (I hope). I really dont want to do a lot of blogging on this because I dont like the idea of exploiting it for web traffic – I despise all the “news coverage” thats going on right now that is 100% ratings driven. I am also not going to mention that sick and twisted lunatic’s name or post his picture. Thats something else that I believe is encouraging these copy cats who are starved for attention.
What I will leave you all with are the words of The Armed Lutheran… who said this more wonderfully than I ever could
In a nation that so publicly rejects God and faith, which cheapens life for the convenience of the living, which has replaced true community with social media, which glamorizes violence, and dehumanizes the victims of violence in games, movies and television, is there any wonder we see tragedies like the school shooting in Newton, Connecticut, today?
Go read the whole thing. Its well worth your time…. and he is pretty much putting my words to
pen blog almost entirely. He’s right. This isnt about the chosen tools of destruction, policies and procedures, our mental health system, video games, or our laws. This is about the degradation of our culture’s soul, and until we turn that ship around evil will continue to commit these unspeakable acts… and with greater frequency.