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Doomsday Wild Card — 12.21.12

Such an incredibly sad week this last week, punctuated by today's moment of silence this morning for the 26 victims of the senseless massacre in Newtown a week ago. The reverberations of the shootings are felt in Kootenai County today, where 3 of the 4 school districts have called off school. The NRA's call for an armed cop in every school is another indication that the after shocks of this slaughter will be felt for a long time. This is one that we should never forget. Now for your last Wild Card of the work week ...

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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