So that happened

There are no words to discuss yesterday’s events in Connecticut that do not sound trite.  But if we are just talking policy, my feeling is that a major overhaul of the American mental health system would be a huge step in preventing future mass shootings.

(Go ahead, call me trite. Or a liberal. I’ve been called worse.)

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before

Germans using unwilling and unwitting civilians as medical guinea pigs and slave labor … hmmmm … where have we heard that before?

This is as much reminiscent of the Tuskeegee experiments as much as Dr. Mengele; both atrocities, neither surprising, sadly enough.

Drug firms bought East German patients to use as human guinea pigs (The Independent)