There should be a hanging sign before the bridge that is the same height as the clearance so that the truck hits the hanging sign first to alert the driver before they get under the bridge. This is done in many other places. View Comment
The method has no bearing on the outcome. Same results if bound in a car in the garage with motor running. Or a knives, or toaster in the tub, hit over the head, or pushed out the second floor window, or shoved in front of the train by accident on a made up trip, or.... View Comment
as an aside, I have a suspicion that the mother was involved and has some shared responsibility, like she was supposed to drop the kid at daycare, so the father never thought to look for the kid. Just sayin' View Comment
Parents are punished enough by the outcome...he killed his child. That is a life sentence already, that he will carry. I do not see a need for society to take it upon themselves to punish him for his actions, why so he won't do it again? View Comment
Best story ever, except the police got it wrong. The 21 yr old aggressor should have been charged. Just because the outcome was not expected, should not get him off. He was wrong, wrong, wrong. He caused problems and he caused the fight. He and his buddy are the only ones wrong and they were not charged but should have been. View Comment
Racial profiling should be a useful tool to solve crimes, instead the group that commits the most crimes now has an effect tool to undermine police work.
If a certain trait correlates with a certain behavior, that should be a helpful guide. That does NOT mean it is the only basis, but it should be helpful.
If 6' white women committed the most shoplifting, then it makes sense to keep a closer eye one them. Only an idiot would not, and only an idiot would not look at others as well. It is a tool, an input, it is not the sole basis. View Comment