News you can use.

The headline on the Freep story today was bad enough — Girl, 9, shot dead at sleepover — and the story was worse, which you can imagine. But the closing paragraph was almost too much to bear:

Detroit Police Sgt. Eren Stephens said parents should secure any weapons around the house.

Now there is some helpful advice.

Posted at 4:16 pm in Uncategorized |

2 responses to “News you can use.”

  1. basset said on May 25, 2004 at 12:15 am

    reminds me of a producer we had awhile back… every time there was a shooting overnight she’d say the same thing in the morning meeting, “why don’t we just NOT HAVE GUNS?”

    which went on for awhile, till she took another job… in Miami.

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  2. alex said on May 25, 2004 at 10:41 am

    Yesterday, in the Fort, there was a story of a four-year-old who shot himself with a handgun. I say too bad he didn’t take out his parents with it, who must be absolute morons to have left it lying around.

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