Posts tagged "gabrielle giffords"

Palin’s ‘Blood Libel’

Sarah Palin has a video out this morning that addresses the criticism she's received in the wake of the Arizona shootings, sort of. It's an odd piece of self-defense, chock full of God, American exceptionalism and claims of victimhood.  Media Matters sums it up:  "Violent rhetoric doesn't inspire violence -- but criticism...

Republicans Have Found Their Culprit

Trent Franks (R-AZ) made a fantastic assignation of blame today when speaking with Candy Crowley on CNN.  The "culture of death" killed six people in Arizona, in the form of a lunatic young man:
But sometimes you can see central elements, and that central element is this unhinged lunatic that had no respect for human...