Reporting the Virginia Killer

What a pity the Daily Mirror of the 18th of this month made the same mistake as other papers at the time of the Dunblane tragedy eleven years ago – running a front page in which a huge image of the deranged Virginia killer Cho Seung-Hui dominated tiny pictures of 22 of his victims.

Of course, we all want to know who he is and what he looks like but, as with the front page pictures of Dunblane killer, Thomas Hamilton – encircled by thumbnails of the children he shot dead -