Monday, April 16, 2007
Black Monday In Blacksburg
Emergency personnel carry injured victims out of Norris Hall at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA, on Monday, April 16. A shooting took place on the fourth floor of the West Ambler Johnston dormitory; the gunman then went to Norris Hall, an engineering building. (Photo by Alan Kim/The Roanoke Times)
Brian Hollar of Thinking on the Margin, an alumnus of Virginia Tech, provides an analysis of the scene, and his own reflections on what has become the deadliest shooting in recent USA history.