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Response to upaloopa (Reply #43)

Fri Sep 7, 2012, 12:42 PM

54. Since number can be spun, they are useless?

If you want to change minds you need numbers. Anecdotes don't cut it. A perception of the vastness of gun violence does not work.
If I saw CREDIBLE stats, not spun or manipulated, suggesting that we would be substantially safer with law x or y, I would be open to change my mind.
It is right to demand evidence. It is absolutely necessary in all cases to do so.

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