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Response to hack89 (Reply #35)

Mon Jan 14, 2013, 12:56 PM

36. Historic low for this country, yet still WELL ahead the rest of the developed world.

That's rather sad, and there are still those trying to suggest that we should be happy with those numbers. You are far less likely to be shot by a gun in every other first world nation. We need to become more like those other countries. As as for your "emotional hyperbole", you can call that what you wish, but at least I haven't been downplaying gun violence using ludicrous statistics. The OP was about America's culture of gun violence, not of "gun accidents". Trying to suggest that we don't have a very bad gun problem because only a few people die "accidentally" by guns every year is unconscionable.

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