In this Daily Kos story (via TPM) a bunch of open-carry extremists visited the “Grassy Knoll” in Dallas, Texas. You may remember Dallas as the place where President Kennedy was assassinated with a firearm in 1963; you may also remember said knoll as the place where, as the popular legend goes, a second gunman allegedly fired one or more of the fatal shots. 1,663 more words
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Hey there, Internet! ‘Tis I, mykawillkeeponrolling, they who get bizarrely obsessed with the deceased victims of serial killers and books written about mass murderers!
And yeah, getting all depressed about humankind’s brutality and callousness is all very well and good, but there are things on the Web that have caught my eye as of late. 103 more words
Here she is, in all her coltish, awkward, long-legged innocence and beauty, young Aquilegia Chrysanthra, better known to us as COLUMBINE:
What she calls to mind for me are those enchanting creatures found in the title of Marcel Proust’s second volume, … 376 more words