This is simply appalling and heartbreaking. Christopher Lane, a college baseball player from Australia, was murdered in cold blood in Oklahoma over the weekend. The most chilling part: he was apparently chosen at random by some teenagers who were simply bored:
Two teenagers were charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a college baseball player out for a jog in Oklahoma — a crime that one teen said they carried out simply because they were bored, according to police … “They saw Christopher go by, and one of them said: ‘There’s our target,’” the chief, Danny Ford, told the AP. “The boy who has talked to us said, ‘We were bored and didn’t have anything to do, so we decided to kill somebody.’”
There is evil and meanness in this world. This is just so terribly awful and sad.