Trigger Unhappy

Trigger Unhappy

You could argue that guns kill people or that people kill people; it’s semantics mixed up with semi-automatics. What cannot be denied is that people kill themselves… with firearms… a lot. in 2010, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 11,078 Americans were killed by firearms, a depressing statistic, for sure. However, did you know that the same [...]

May 29, 2013 at 3:40 pm 0 comments

Suicide is painless?

Suicide is painless?

Well, at the very least, lyrically, suicide does bring on many changes. And while the suicidal can take or leave it as they please, that does not account for those impacted by their choices, whether loved ones or… relatives. In fact, even talking about suicide can be too much for some people. Granted, it is a sensitive topic for those [...]

May 6, 2012 at 12:52 pm 0 comments

Brendan Kiley: on Suicide Awareness

Brendan Kiley: on Suicide Awareness

Suicide is painless? Debatable. Arguing the merits and perils of self-termination with The Stranger‘s Brendan Kiley? Priceless. Join us at The High Bar for a spirited debate about society’s wavering (hypocritical?) stance on suicide.

August 9, 2011 at 9:26 pm 1 comment