Context and Police Shootings

It’s easy to be a Monday morning quarterback. It is easy to criticize the decisions and actions of others when we have the luxury of time and additional information. However, such criticisms are almost always guilty of the same error: They drop context. As an example, consider stories alleging unjustified shootings of citizens by police […]

Little Bits 4

Truth and Consequences The Houston Press reports that the Tuan A. Khuu law firm sued a 20-year-old college student for comments she wrote on Yelp and Facebook about the law firm. Claiming that they had been libeled, the firm wanted $100,000 to $200,000 for damages to their reputation.

The student–Lan Cai–refused to back down, and […]