Daily Archives: July 20th, 2012 «

 

Aurora #TheaterShooting: Another very painful reminder about the fragility of life

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 4:32 pm » 9 Comments

In the aftermath of today’s horrific events in Aurora, CO which left 12 dead and close to 60 injured, Kathleen McKinley has written a beautiful post  in tribute to Jessica Ghawi, who went by the name @JessicaRedfield on Twitter.  Jessica was an aspiring sportscaster who lived in Denver and was one of the 12 killed in […]

 

North Korean marshal may not have been quite ready to retire

Posted by: Phineas on July 20, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas Gee. And here I thought I was only joking when I said on Twitter that Marshal Ri Yong-ho’s retirement for “health reasons” meant a case of “sudden lead poisoning.” Looks like it may not have been a joke: A gunbattle broke out when the North Korean regime removed army chief Ri Yong-ho […]

 

James Taranto

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 8:03 am » Comments Off

Must-Read: Explaining Obama’s Ressentiment

 

NY Mag.

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 7:59 am » Comments Off

Silly Season: We Don’t Think Ann Romney Said ‘You People’

 

ABC News

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 7:59 am » Comments Off

Heh: While on NPR, Sen. Rubio Questions Usefulness of NPR

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 7:58 am » Comments Off

Battle: Legal Battles Erupt Over Tough Voter ID Laws

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 7:57 am » Comments Off

This: Romney: Obama’s ‘you didn’t build that’ comment not a gaffe, it’s his ideology

 

Gunman opens fire in Aurora, CO theater – killing at least 14 12, injuring 50 59

Posted by: ST on July 20, 2012 at 7:55 am » 1 Comment

Update – 3:30 PM: Various media outlets have reported the number of dead has been corrected to 12.  Number of injured stands at 59. Horrifying: URGENT: At least 14 people have been killed and up to 50 injured after a mass shooting at a showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” at a suburban Denver movie […]