December 14, 2013
SHOOTER AT ARAPAHOE HIGH DOESN’T FIT THE NARRATIVE: Arapahoe High gunman held strong political beliefs, classmates said. “In one Facebook post, Pierson attacks the philosophies of economist Adam Smith, who through his invisible-hand theory pushed the notion that the free market was self-regulating. In another post, he describes himself as ‘Keynesian.’ . . . Pierson also appears to mock Republicans on another Facebook post, writing ‘you republicans are so cute’ and posting an image that reads: ‘The Republican Party: Health Care: Let ‘em Die, Climate Change: Let ‘em Die, Gun Violence: Let ‘em Die, Women’s Rights: Let ‘em Die, More War: Let ‘em Die. Is this really the side you want to be on?’”
They keep hoping for their Tea Party gunman, but . . . .