posted on Dec, 28 2012 @ 12:57 PM
The scapegoating of Nancy Lanza
I urge anyone remotely interested in the horrible Sandy Hook shootings to read this Guardian article.
In fact I urge anyone interested in good writing to read this. Lionel Shriver is a great writer.
While I'm at it I urge anyone who hasn't, to read her amazing novel 'We Need To Talk About Kevin'... or see the film... which for once does a great
For those who don't know, 'We Need To Talk About Kevin' is written from a mother's perspective trying to figure out why her son went on a murder
spree, killing family before going to school and killing classmates.
It's a very powerful read.
I think this article addresses some issues that other media commentators have missed.
It also says a few things that a lot of ATS posters could learn from...
Sandy Hook has been the most misreported story in recent memory, but a few facts may have emerged.
After all, when the facts don't bolster your viewpoint, you can always make them up.
Much of what we now know about Nancy is none of our business: the square footage of her house, the size of her alimony payments.
I wanted to post it a few days ago but it was obvious the Sandy Hook threads were out of hand and thought best leave a day or two till things calm
down round here.
So it's good to see a few threads now going about Sandy Hook without people breaking site rules, trolling or trying to get threads removed by posting
personal information or libelous character smears.
I personally think that even without the Sandy Hook/ Lanza OS that there seems to be a lot wrong with this one. So I will be awaiting the OS with
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