Brady serves up a powerful potion of gun violence realities scarier than any Halloween movie.
When we heard the first shots around 8:20am, we thought it was someone dropping tables in the atrium, and a few seconds later we heard another round of gunfire. Still not convinced that it was gunfire, we went to investigate.
2:21 We heard a round of extremely loud pops. We had no idea what it was or where it was coming from. The class was in complete silence and we all stared at each other in immediate fear. Within a second we heard it again. We all immediately ran.
Trump, The NRA, and A Promise Made: At a 2017 speech before the NRA’s lobbying arm, Trump made an important promise. He thanked the crowd for their support during the election and then assured them that he would now “come through for [them].”
I met Senator John McCain a few times over the years, most notably in a small group about to embark on a two week trip to Vietnam in 1996, just a year after the US had normalized relations with Vietnam, thanks in large part to Senator McCain’s tireless efforts.