Columbine. Virginia Tech. Chardon High School, Ohio. Tucson. Aurora, Colorado….and the list goes on. In these days of instant and global coverage, the appeal for everlasting and widely-known notoriety is such an appealing endgame for sick people. Coupled that with easy access to guns and you have a recipe for continuing tragedies as in the U.S.
When was the last time we had mass shootings in Malaysia where you can get hanged for possession of live bullets, let alone firearms? I am sure we have as many (proportionately) deranged people.