I’ve had it up to here with “All Lives Matter.”
The shootings recently have me completely jaded. Not because they don’t matter—they do.
But because they’re everywhere. All the time. Most recently, the domestic terror incident at the Planned Parenthood in Colorado. The shooter was taken alive. Three dead.
And the first thing that I could think of at the resolution of the situation was: the suspect cannot have been anything but a white man.
Because, in situations like this, that is the only way the suspect ever gets out of these alive.
Let me back things up a a bit.