ALLEGED LIBRARY KILLER JEFFREY YAO.
There’s no information about alleged killer Jeffrey Yao other than a brief line in the Daily Mail report that says he was “mentally ill.”
In crazy America, I don’t even know what that means anymore.
In the country I grew up in, people formed families, with the wife bearing children and the husband angling for a career that would pay enough to support and expand his family. The country was 90 percent white then and white Christian family values prevailed in what was essentially a white world.
Mental illness was rare, and people who acted crazy were institutionalized in the state mental hospital at Mandeville, Louisiana. Later, someone got the bright idea that mental cases should roam free, supported by the state.
A man armed with a hunting knife stabbed a woman to death Saturday inside a public library in Massachusetts, authorities said.