Las Vegas resident Nancy Cooley signs a Vegas Strong banner honoring the victims of a mass shooting on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Las Vegas. In the days following the shooting, when most Americans were expressing sympathy and unity, a small group seized on side issues to gin up division and outrage.
Las Vegas resident Nancy Cooley signs a Vegas Strong banner honoring the victims of a mass shooting on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Las Vegas. In the days following the shooting, when most Americans were expressing sympathy and unity, a small group seized on side issues to gin up division and outrage. Gregory Bull AP
Las Vegas resident Nancy Cooley signs a Vegas Strong banner honoring the victims of a mass shooting on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Las Vegas. In the days following the shooting, when most Americans were expressing sympathy and unity, a small group seized on side issues to gin up division and outrage. Gregory Bull AP

We’re addicted to outrage. No ignorant or intemperate remark is immune to exploitation.

October 05, 2017 12:29 PM