Politics Friday: 5 reflections on the killings in Colorado

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@JaredRizzi tweeted this photo of the flag atop the White House at half mast

After a gunman dressed in body armor and a gas mask opened fire during a midnight screening of “The Dark Night Rises,” killing 12 and wounding 59, Obama and Romney offered soothing words…  and little else. Here are five things from a political week that ends on very tragic note.