August 17, 2014 4:12 pm -


There are two kinds of people in the world: those that respond to stress with panic and a fight-or-flight response, and those who…don’t. No one really knows what causes some people to respond to life-or-death situations with cool detachment, or how some soldiers, emergency workers and leaders slip into that state of purposeful, Zen-like calm when…


D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

5 responses to 10-Year-Old Girl Calls 9-1-1: ‘My Dad’s Shooting My Mom Right Now’ (Audio)

  1. StraightGrandmother August 17th, 2014 at 4:15 pm

    Your Poll, is cutting off the text on your web page

    • Carla Akins August 17th, 2014 at 6:48 pm

      Sorry for the cut-off page, I am not experiencing the same issue although I am on an 11 inch screen. My local newspaper’s columns bleed over so I understand the frustration. My apologies.

      • ChrisVosburg August 17th, 2014 at 7:38 pm

        Seems to happen in IE browser, but not Chrome. If that’s any help.

        • Carla Akins August 17th, 2014 at 7:55 pm

          Thanks Chris, that explains a lot.

  2. VirginiaLady August 19th, 2014 at 9:03 am

    Oh god, we need sanity in our government to end the gun abuse. Glad mom and the kids are OK!!