June 30th, 2003

Enterprise Bridge

Ouch.

Most folks know about the balcony collapse that happened on the North Side over the weekend. A couple of local folks asked if any of my friends were involved, which thankfully, as far as I know, none were. Unfortunately, three of the people killed were New Trier graduates, which does become relevant since I might be working there this fall...
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Enterprise Bridge

Look out, Japanese culture aficianados and martial arts experts!

No doubt, katanas will soon be outlawed in California, and then, only outlaws will have katanas.

Let me raise the obligatory point that, had the PRC a reasonable (shall-issue) concealed carry law, it's more likely that Parker would have injured and killed fewer people, as one of the store's employees or customers could've stopped him, instead of waiting for the police to show up to shoot him later.