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Media Attempts to Emphasize Murderer’s “Constitutionalist” Beliefs

While the tragedy remains under investigation with officials saying that they still don’t know exactly why the man did it, the Billings Gazette headlined a Facebook post about the incident with seemingly irrelevant information from an Associated Press (AP) article that the man apparently owned books that espouse “constitutionalist” or “anti-government” beliefs.

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Billings Gazette Editor: “I’m Not Charlie”

Billings Gazette editor Darrell Ehrlick addressed last week’s massacre of cartoonists by Islamic extremists by declaring “I’m not Charlie” — a reference to the social media hashtag “Je suis Charlie” (“I am Charlie” in French) that has trended worldwide in the wake of the killings.