Re: letters about the Arizona shooting (TNT, 1-11).
After gagging with revulsion in reaction to the scurrilous, reprehensible letters, I decided to respond with some sanity and truth.
Many of the children who take a gun to school do so because they have deep-seated anger and fear; low self-esteem; and feelings of being marginalized by teachers, principals and their peers. To blame the whole country for their problems is wrong and grossly unfair.
Blaming Sarah Palin’s use of so-called cross hairs is wrong. That symbol is used on topographical maps. It is not from a telescopic rifle. Bob Beckel, a …