Tag Archives: America

Daily prompt: What drives America?

DAILY PROMPT Drive I’m sorry if you find this question intrusive, rude – even hostile. It’s not meant to be any of those things. It’s a genuine request for enlightenment. You see, for so many years you have stood proud … Continue reading

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The sanctity of the Second Amendment: ROFL

Dear America I have tried to be polite on this issue, although I admit in a couple of recent posts I was starting to lose it. But given that today’s shooting in San Bernardino is the 352nd gun massacre in … Continue reading

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Am I being offensive? Possibly. But enough is enough.

Another day, another mass shooting. How can I say that when hundreds of people’s lives have been shattered by the ripples that will go on forever from this one event? I can’t. But that’s what America seems to be saying. … Continue reading

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Grow up, America, the world is not impressed

Four people have been killed in a one-man shooting spree in the US state of New York. I’m sure it’s of great consolation to their families to know that they were not the victims of a massacre. Earlier this year, … Continue reading

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An outsider’s view of American gun laws

Two people have been shot dead and a gunman is still on the loose at Virginia Tech. In 2007, 32 people were killed and 25 were injured at the same college. Andrew Arulanandam, director of public affairs for the National … Continue reading

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