(Dallas-Forth Worth Star-Telegram) -- Another mass shooting — 12 dead in this one, plus the shooter — and the nation once again stands paralyzed in shock, not knowing how to react.
The sad thing, besides the obvious loss of life and the traumatized surviving victims, is that there is only one consequence we can count on as a result of this latest tragedy: Gun sales will soar.
That has been the trend in recent years as the country has experienced increasing incidences of gun violence. It happened after Virginia Tech in 2007, Tucson in 2011 and, of course, after Newtown, Conn., last December.
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