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Packing heat in a handbag: Why I don’t want a gun.

Packing heat in a handbag: Why I don't want a gun.
In the aftermath of the Aurora Theatre tragedy, there is lots of conversation about guns. The usual gun control debate is being rehashed like old episodes of MASH that you can recite every line of before they are spoken. However this time I’m seeing people I know talking about their own guns (what? you have a gun?), or the guns they might now go and get (really?), but most scary to me is the... 
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Aurora Theatre: Media’s responsibility to the land of the free

Aurora Theatre: Media's responsibility to the land of the free
Media are having a field day. The adage ‘if it bleeds it leads’ has seen the too familiar story of a ‘crazed killer’ performing a ‘senseless’ act equipped with ‘firearms obtained legally’. This is mainstream media GOLD. James E. Holmes’ smiling, normal, American face is plastered over media about 10 times more frequently than those of his victims... 
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