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Tragedy, Accountability, and the Obama Presidency

The Bible, the Word of God. After getting a thousand of these, the Mayor of Houston blinked.

A plethora of incredibly hard to believe events takes place in America almost every day. Some are unexpected. Many are quite persistent like the nearly 1200 murders a year in Chicago. Others are horrendous events like the recent shooting in Aurora where over a dozen people were killed and several dozen wounded. All these events carry the label tragedy.