This Side-By-Side Comparison Of American And Canadian Media On The Parliament Shooting Says A Lot

We can do better than this — not just for others, but for our own crises too.

That last bit is important because it shows how even segments of Canadian media were hysterical and irresponsible in their reporting. Likewise, you can imagine that some American outlets did report this tragedy in measured tones. It would be better if most American media — and I'm looking at you, CNN and Fox News — followed their lead.