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ROAD RAGE: Don’t blame the victim

My first reaction to the recent incident of “road rage” in Spanaway was to comment that the perpetrator – who is reportedly a 20-something young man – must have made his mother, father, grandmother or “auntie” quite proud of his assaulting and seriously injuring two older men, one of whom had significant war injuries.

However, an online commentator (“Gizmochimp”) indicated that the second victim – who had come to the aid of a stranger being savagely beaten – had involved himself in the incident just “to prove how much of a man he was”!

Wow. What a misguided view

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