This is one of those weeks when you just want to turn off all technology and hide for a while. There have been some devastating stories in the news—all marked by moments of horror and tremendous anguish. And everyone with a phone or computer seems to be voicing their opinions on the events. From the presidential candidates down to Joe or Jill in Nowheresville. And why? Why does everyone feel their words must be heard? Or more important, why do people see the need to make these stories about their own causes?