Yes, based at least on initial reports, it does appear to be very, very strange.
[Update later afternoon]
The Vegas shooting and the attack of the carrion crows.
Mass shootings are a bad way to understand gun violence.
And Nick Gillespie says that this is the time to defend the Second Amendment and less-strict gun control. Because gun control is not, and has never been, the solution.
I have a crazy idea that if you’re going to propose a policy or law in response to a tragic event, you should have to explain how it would have actually prevented that event. Everything this guy did and used was already illegal, as far as I can tell.