on ABC’s “Top Line” today, former Rep. Jim Kolbe – who represented Giffords’ district in Congress for 22 years before retiring in 2006 – said it’s a mistake to conclude based on this incident that there’s something amiss about Arizona’s culture.
“There isn't anything in Arizona that's uniquely different,” said Kolbe, R-Ariz.
Ok. Leaving out for the moment that
That's not what hurts. "Uniquely different," that's what hurts.