By Erick Erickson
At times like this we are told we must “come together.”
When you think about, we don’t, as a nation, come together much any more except in tragedy.
We used to come together as a nation during the Olympics, when we rooted for Americans. But in recent years we are too often lectured about the jingoism in rooting for America.
We used to come together as we sent men and women in to space, but we can’t much afford to do that any more and we don’t. read more
Publisher’s Note: We here at PBN send our prayers and condolences out to the families of the victims. We pray that those who were murdered today were born again, and that justice will come soon, and closure will come when it’s ready. We also pray against this tragedy being used as a tool by the enemy to come against our second amendment rights. Please join us in these prayers. -PBN
When 27 people, including 20 school children, died today in a shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., the commentators launched into discussions of mental illness and depression and speculation about a dozen other factors that may have influenced the attacker, identified as Adam Lanza, 20. read more