“Somehow this has become routine. The reporting is routine. My response here at this podium ends up being routine, the conversation in the aftermath of it … We have become numb to this.” – President Barack Obama, Oct. 1, 2015.
Sad commentary on American society, isn’t it? But hard to argue with what the president had to say after a student at a community college shot and killed 10 people before police shot and killed him. Yet in the wake of the 15th mass killing since 2009, I’m not sure we’re any closer to what to do about these senseless tragedies. Continue reading “The saddest routine of them all”