Washington Navy Yard Shooter Shines Strange Light on Thai Restaurant. Twelve people killed and several others wounded. It’s just — guns. Mass shootings. Why do I feel that the year, oh, 2043 will bring us news like this every few days? Is it just me? Is it accelerating? Is this not science fiction? And the names in this story, are they not made up? Aaron Alexis, the meditating Buddhist. His best friend, Nutpisit Suthamtewakul, who owns a restaurant called Happy Bowl Thai, in White Settlement. Nothing makes sense.
Rangers Lose to Rays in Yet Another Game That Zac Didn’t Think About Watching and Didn’t Watch. Here’s the lede to the WFAA story: “The Rangers are no longer atop the AL Wild Card standings as they lost their seventh consecutive game Monday in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Monday.” On Tuesday, I posted this Leading Off item on Tuesday.
Lewisville To Spend $3 Million To Alleviate Stench. “It’s a very potent smell, very gaseous,” said one woman who works in the city. “It kind of burns the nose, if you will.” Oh, there’s no question that I will.