Commemorating the victims, not the Aurora movie theater shooter; Update: All 12 fatalities identified
Jessica Ghawi (Redfield)
Many TV viewers have e-mailed their frustration with news outlets running wall-to-wall coverage and photos of the alleged Aurora movie theater shooter. They don’t want to see his face. They don’t want to keep seeing his name.
I share that sentiment completely. While law enforcement officials have not yet released a public list of victims, friends and family members are spreading word on social media about the loved ones they have lost.
You already know the heart-breaking story of Jessica Ghawi (Redfield). Her mother has asked Twitter users to get her name trending instead of the shooter’s:
Tonight, Twitter lit up with at least four more names and Twitchy has the profiles:
Twitter identifies Staff Sgt. Jesse Childress as Aurora shooting victim
Read every post for photos, tributes, memories, and tweets. Spread the word about each precious life.
Movie theater shooting in Aurora CO: 12 dead, 50 injured; suspect in custody; victim Jessica Ghawi tweeted before death, had survived Toronto mall shooting; gun-control frenzy, Rush/Tea Party-bashing begins anew; ABC “apologizes” for “incorrect” Tea Party tie
July 20, 2012 08:42 AM by Michelle Malkin
Dianne Feinstein: If somebody else in the Aurora movie theater would have had a gun, more might have been killed
July 23, 2012 01:15 PM by Doug Powers
August 6, 2012 11:38 AM by Michelle Malkin
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