Tag Archives: thoughts and prayers

“There is no question that members of Congress…are in the pocket of the National Rifle Association”

Enough of thoughts and prayers: We must find a way to put an end to this madness. #TexasShooting https://t.co/rb7wFFJxhn pic.twitter.com/CugyTKeJtU — FranciscanActionNet (@franciscannet) November 7, 2017 Franciscans In Mourning Over… Read more »

Another day in Paradise for me…not so much for others

We landed at Kailua-Kona airport yesterday, which means I can finally cross Hawaii off my bucket list. Erin and a friend are here for a medical conference…and the spouses are… Read more »

“Thoughts and prayers”: A (not terribly effective) substitute for taking concrete action

The Las Vegas shooting was a tragedy, but I’m sure the shooter was a member of a well-regulated militia, so there was nothing we could do. — Top Conservative Cat… Read more »

“[T]his American carnage ends now”…except when the person responsible is a White male

Anyone who subjected themselves to the verbal assault which was Donald Trump’s inaugural speech will recall the “this American carnage ends now” line. Painting contemporary America as a dystopian hellscape… Read more »