Blame

So far I have seen the following people/groups blamed for the shootings in Tuscon:

  • Sarah Palin
  • Rush Limbaugh
  • The Tea Party
  • “Uncivil” people
  • Fox News
  • Glenn Beck
  • Sean Hannity
  • Bill O’Reilly
  • Republicans
  • Conservatives
  • Conservative Republicans
  • Libertarians
  • Gun Nuts
  • 10th Ammendment Supporters
  • Birthers
  • Michelle Bachman
  • John Boehner
  • Newt Gingrich
  • Jan Brewer

And I’m sure the list is very incomplete and will continue to have additions in the weeks and months ahead.

I’d like to point out two things.  First, this kid obviously had mental illness problems.  That is all over his background, including the fact that two different schools refused to let him attend without a mental exam and clearance.  He apparently existed on pot, which is always a good thing to help schizophrenia (NOT!).  In the past, we used to segregate those who were a threat to themselves and others from regular society in order to protect the sick person and society.  However, our twisted, politically correct America now puts everybody at risk rather than possibly, maybe incarcerate 1 single person who might not be as sick as everybody else.  Well, the “we don’t need asylums” people have lots of blood on their hands.

And secondly, there is one person/group that I know is responsible:

Shocker: Professor Who Nixed An Honorary Degree For Obama Getting Death Threats

Faculty and staff at ASU have taken a lot of heat over this issue. Laurie Chassin co-chairs the ASU Honorary Degree Committee along with Christine Wilkinson, but she is on sabbatical this year and is not involved in this year’s evaluations. According to a source within the administration, she reportedly received death threats after this story hit national news on Thursday. An ASU spokesperson said they started receiving hate-email within minutes after the story was published on Huffington Post. Crow’s office was barraged with so many calls that many went straight to voice mail.
clipped from sayanythingblog.com
ASU, which had invited Barack Obama to deliver a commencement address, decided not to give The One an honorary degree concluding that he hadn’t accomplished enough to warrant one.  After the left (including most of the media) threw a fit about the decision, the university began to buckle.
But apparently the left isn’t done with ASU just yet.  Now a professor who co-chairs the board that originally nixed the honorary degree (but wasn’t actually in on that decision as she’s currently on sabbatical) is getting death threats.
Just another moment of unity and “new politics” brought to you by Barack Obama and his supporters.
Nice.
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