"Terror" is over-used. And maybe that word acts as an incentive to future malcontents. Whatever.
Police in Orlando said “approximately 20 people” were killed in what authorities are calling an act of domestic terrorism, and many others were injured in the violence at Pulse, a popular gay bar and dance club. ...WaPo
Because this is what we do -- or bring up our kids to do. We feel puzzled and, for the most part, guilt free. We haven't yet absorbed the possibility that inflicting terror on others -- elsewhere has led to "domestic terrorism" at home and to a thriving market for weapons... for guns. We appear to be in a state of endless worry and rage.
“It appears he was organized and well-prepared,” Orlando Police Chief John Mina said at a Sunday-morning news conference, noting that the shooter had an “assault-type” weapon and a handgun. .....WaPo
Make that 50 killed according to latest reports. Worst shooting in history, says the NYTimes. ISIS inspired.