Over the long Memorial Day weekend, my comment section got tangled up in ad hominem attacks and flame-throwing arguments.
This blog will continue to delete anyone who comes here and personally attacks a commenter.
If you have a position or idea, defend it when someone challenges it. If you don't know how to do that or if you haven't the talent, learn. Attacking someone and calling him/her names is troll behavior, and I don't tolerate it.
Differences of opinion are welcome here. Go after the idea, not the commenter. Thanks.
The following will help:
After graduating from Melrose High School in the 1980s, Swasey moved to Colorado to pursue a career in competitive figure skating, the Globe reported. After competing in three U.S. Championships for skating and winning a national title in the junior ranks, Swasey became an officer with the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs police force six years ago.Swasey was one of three people killed in the shooting. He leaves behind a wife, two children, his parents, and a sister. Read the full Globe story here.