People only get pumped up a few months before elections.
Half the people here don't even like Rand.
The rest is about gold, war, how corrupt 'tha man' is, etc.
Sandy Hook was filler for a few weeks and now it's Boston bombings.
It will die down just like Sandy Hook.
Just keep posting about what you like and read what you like. Believe me, I skip over a LOT of DP posts.
There is something here for everyone.