We love the narrative that blames a current cultural ill (loose morals, video games, a controversial book, misogyny) for random acts of inexplicable horror. But this narrative is completely wrong.
One day they're rolling out the red carpet, the next Warner Bros. was dealing with headlines asking if Batman had blood on his hands. How does Hollywood handle real-life tragedy?
In today's Media Briefs: Zoo sorry for refugee competition ... Front Page of the Day ... The Department of Corrections ... How the Aurora Theatre shooting news unfolded on Twitter and more ...
The victims indiscriminately killed during last week's devastating shooting in Aurora, Colorado ranged in age from 6 to 51, reports The Daily Beast, which profiles the 12 people who lost their lives.