Posted by: Johan Normark | January 19, 2011

Protevi on Giffords assassination attempt

My recent post on the Columbine High School massacre was inspired by John Protevi’s most recent book. He himself recently wrote a blog post on the assassination attempt of Gabrielle Gifford in Tucson. Protevi shows how commentators have a simplistic understanding of causality. I dislike Sarah Palin but I cannot blame her for the shooting, just as Marilyn Manson was not the cause for the Columbine High School massacre. It is complex.

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  1. On TV Last Nite They We Blameing The Shootings On the Shooter’s Use Of Sativa Devinora Tweeking His Muddeled Control Tower, Bringing -out His Avenging Persona.This Is In Line With My Smoke-test Concept, When A Male Turns 18 Have Them Smoke A Kine Blunt,If They Can Handle This Change In Perception,They Are Rewarded With A 4wheel-drive Pick-up And A Chain Saw.If Not Canada!


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