Ya gotta love Gabby Giffords and her remarkable husband Mark Kelly. But on Tuesday they blew it.
Now we have this universal outpouring of grief and revulsion and we also have a problem. The known facts about the event and the killer himself could mitigate against meaningful changes.
More tragic news. In Tennessee, a toddler shot and killed himself accidentally with his grandfather's gun.
NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre's presser today sounded more like a marketing strategy for the manufacturers on the board of the NRA than a sane policy position.
The NRA is front and center again as another mass murder draws attention to the organization and the role of guns in the United States.