Last Saturday morning, I was horrified to learn that a 24-year-old masked gunman, later identified as James Holmes and armed to the teeth with a shotgun, an assault rifle and a revolver, entered a cinema in Aurora, Colorado during a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" and opened fire on the moviegoers.
When the shooting stopped, 10 people were killed and 50 were injured, many of them seriously. Two more died in a hospital where they were being treated. Holmes was later arrested in his car in the parking lot and did not offer any resistance. He told the police officers his apartment was booby-trapped.
It was horrific, truly a dark night in Colorado.
Jokes in bad taste
Sunday noon, I got sick to my stomach when Joey de Leon and Edu Manzano, hosts of TV 5's "Game and Go," cracked jokes related to the tragedy in a newscast spoof. Joey said certain individuals were asking the government to legalize pirated DVDs because it's safer to watch movies at home.
Edu countered with aRead More »from Joey, Edu joke about Colorado mass shooting