Page 2 of today's Denver Post contained these news blurbs:
Man with gun arrested; woman hurt, dog dead. Man shoots dog. Woman hurts hand. Both are arrested.
Possible witness sought in case of missing boy. Dylan Redwine was last seen November 19, 2012 in the Vallecito area. Dylan's 14th birthday was last week.
High school teacher faces child-sex charges. A Douglas County High School teacher was arrested and being held on $50,000 bond. He was charged with sexual exploitation of a child and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
What has happened to the world. These were just a few local headlines. It's gotten away from us. We've lost control. I just can't even imagine how some of these people do the things they do, or even think them up in the first place.
We used to live in the greatest country in the world. Last night, President Obama gave the State of the Union Address. He said, "We have cleared away the rubble of crisis and can say with renewed confidence that the state of our union is stronger."