“To The Victims Of This Tragedy We Send Our Thoughts And Prayers” By Roy Zimmerman

A satirization of Sarah Palin and what she represents:

Of course, as it turned out there were no direct connections between Sarah Palin and Jared Lee Loughner. Nonetheless this is entirely valid criticism of the completely reckless conflation of guns with politics, self-righteous apocalyptic theocratic jingoistic religion, loose talk about revolution, and hyperbolic associations of Democrats with tyrants (over a desire as patently benign as universal health care legislation).

My own thoughts on the political relevance of Tucson were chronicled at the time in the posts:

Moral Luck, Sarah Palin, And The “Targeting” Of Gabrielle Giffords

Denouncing Political Rhetoric Which Is Indistinguishable From The Manifestos Of Paranoid Madmen

and Indifference To The Facts Of The Case

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