George Zimmerman & Trayvon Martin – Part 1

State of Florida vs. George Zimmerman Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock (or other such barrier of external information), you’ve probably at least heard of the “George Zimmerman Trial.” A tragic situation has been exploited into a national tragedy of racism (that’s the summation of my view; feel...

Snippet: Tragic Shooting

This is a tragic shooting that I don’t want to turn political, but in light of the current debates in Washington and around the country, I think it’s prudent to mention. Chicago has some of the strictest gun laws in the country, yet gun crimes are out of control....

Conspiracy Theory Garbage: Obama Behind Sandy Hook

The following is an edited version of a forum post regarding the conspiracy theory that the Obama administration was somehow behind the Sandy Hook Massacre. This is my retort; Why I believe that such ideas are ludicrous, and, why they are dangerous. Not aware of this theory? Take a...

Call of Duty did not cause Sandy Hook

Emotional knee jerk responses are plenty after such tragedies. People jump to conclusions with little to no evidence. People think that since it was a crime committed with a gun that the response is to disarm all of the people in the United States (forgetting the fact criminals who...

Prayers for Connecticut

My heart goes out to the families that have been effected by this horrific tragedy in Connecticut today. So many lives taken, so much horror, so much pain and suffering. My prayers go out to the families of the victims. It’s just really unspeakable. I was going to try...