Again, With Unreal Timing

Abby Zimet

Another school shooting, this time in northern California at Taft High School. Either one or two wounded, suspect in custody. In a surreal juxtaposition, it came just as Biden was meeting with gun groups, so that coverage of the one was interrupted by news of the other. Oh yeah: Taft had a deputy sheriff, presumably armed, on site.

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