"Unhappy is the land that needs a hero."
-- Bertolt Brecht
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Gabrielle Giffords (June 8, 1970)
Gabrielle Giffords is still struggling to recover from the horrifying assassination attempt last January; her assailant has recently been found incompetent to be tried. The forces in society that inspired his presumably insane attack haven't changed in 6 months either. Here's what I wrote at the time of the attack: Gabrielle Giffords.