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For some, an unwillingness to accept the concept of individual responsibility can lead down a bizarre path. Rather than accept the possibility that a single, evil man could perform the unthinkably evil act of killing 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., last month, some would place the blame on the tools he used to commit this crime.
The Cushing Academy library is moving full speed down the information highway and leaving its book collection behind. In order to provide a cutting-edge 21st-century education, the Massachusetts prep school has removed 10,000 books, to be replaced by a digital database.