The one thing that leaps out about Jared Lee Loughner is that he did an enormous amount of damage in a short time with just a pistol. I'm guessing at least another shooter out of sight firing into the crowd with a rifle. I wonder if the FBI jumped in so quickly as they didn't trust local authorities not to cover up for local militias.
It would be nice if for once normal and decent Americans rose up with one voice and told the right-wingers to shut the fuck up with the cross-hairs and the 'lock and load'. This half-jocular violence isn't funny and never was.
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