What happens is basically we end up enforcing laws and forcing everyone to live by rules that only attempt to prevent the last thing that was done by the least controllable amongst us. It doesn’t have to be this way. We must not give in to fear. We must empower our better judgment, to create a society where violent rhetoric and imagery is frowned upon, not because it drives the unbalanced to action, but because it’s inherently wrong in and of itself…

Jon Stewart, “The Daily Show,” 1/12/11

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