By Marty Salo
For those of you yet to hear, there were shots fired at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston Texas, today.
Â I saw the breaking news as I was winding down my day at work today, checking out CNN.com, and then flipped on the TV for a minute or so.Â I turned it off, and almost rhetorically asked "Why?"
There are some things you don't do.Â ...Â Correct that.Â There are some things you shouldn't do.
Firearms in federal buildings, are one of those.Â Another would be thinking that you could take control of a military base.
I don't know if there have been any takeovers of military bases, other than possible war game scenarios run by war planners.Â (Even then, I'm not sure that such scenarios have been run, I'm merely speculating.)
Â Unauthorized guns possessed by unauthorized individuals in federal buildings rarely ends up with a positive outcome.
Â Does anyone want to try to make sense of this?
Oh hey, the guy seemed to be a 50 something to 60 something employee of a contrator company for Johnson Space Center.Â
What did he think would happen in a positive way from this?Â
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