I have a few links for you to read.

Leonard Pitts, Jr.’s column from today on the inevitable bias crimes happening in this country.

Pitts’s address to the “unspeakable bastard” who did this.

Today’s commentary from Dave Barry. This hits home for me–I try to be funny a lot. My friends tell me that I succeed often. But I can’t laugh about this [or cry, or scream, or do anything but slowly, inexorably, burn.