Holy shit:

Three people connected to the U.S. Consulate in Mexico's deadliest city, Ciudad Juarez, were shot to death by men who intercepted their cars as they returned from a child's birthday party, officials said Sunday. Two of the dead, an American couple, were discovered slain in their vehicle, their uninjured baby crying in the back seat. President Obama on Sunday expressed outrage at the drive-by slayings. The three victims were killed in broad daylight Saturday near the city's border with El Paso....

At almost the same time, the husband of another consulate employee, identified by the prosecutor's office as Jorge Alberto Salcido, 37, traveling in a separate car, was cut off by gunmen in sport utility vehicles.

They shot him to death and injured two children with him, ages 4 and 7, the office said....

This was a particularly deadly weekend in Mexico. Thirteen people were killed around the popular beach resort of Acapulco, and 20 others died in fighting elsewhere in the state of Guerrero.

Eight people were slain at a birthday party for a farmer in the drug-producing state of Sinaloa...

Jesus.