Just last week we were watching the latest 7 Days, in which one of the main themes was how tough it is to do topical comedy in NZ because nothing much actually happens, and certainly nothing bad.
But the metastatic diseases of gun violence and bigotry and whatever else have spread even here, and so today a (the?) mosque in Christchurch joins the global list of “those places.”
Dozens dead. Just trying to pray or hang out with family or learn cultural stuff or whatever you do at church.