Something that seems to be overlooked here is that since Columbine officials have broken up a lot of plots that would have come out like Columbine. On the whole I think we've gotten a lot better at it. Unfortunately, this time the nut was just a little more determined and clever than the watchers.
April 19th, 2007 4:25pm
you mean they have been arresting people before they commit any crime because someone thinks they might?
yeah, Ive been feeling good about that for a while.
its funny, with some problems it becomes obvious that every possible solution is a bad one. in those cases it usually means you are looking in entirely the wrong direction for a solution. just occasionally, of course, it means you are fucked.
>Unfortunately, this time the nut was just a little
>more determined and clever than the watchers.
There was a two hour gap between two of his shootings. I don't think the response would have had to be that great.