Today has been a day that has tried the soul of a city.
In the hours since the two explosions rocked the streets of Boston, messages of love and support have saturated the internet -- but these inspiring and compassionate posts were not universal.
In fact, the commentary streaming across the Twitter feed of the Westboro Baptist Church was both hostile and hateful.
President Obama said that the Constitutional system that he took an oath to preserve, protect and defend constrains his ability to tackle gun control. He's right -- that's how it was designed.