James Holmes, Jerry Sandusky and collateral damage
From Colorado to Penn State–When vengeance trumps justice
A pair of tragedies in recent weeks are related only in terms of how mind-bogglingly horrific they were.
Both Jerry Sandusky and James Eagan Holmes committed atrocities on a large scale.
Yet what also links the Penn State and Aurora nightmares is the overreaction from those confusing vengeance with justice.