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The regularity of mass killings breeds familiarity. The rhythms of grief and outrage that accompany them become—for those not directly affected by tragedy—ritualised and then blend into the background noise. That normalisation makes it ever less likely that America's political system will groan into action to take steps to reduce their frequency or deadliness. Those who live in America, or visit it, might do best to regard them the way one regards air pollution in China: an endemic local health hazard which, for deep-rooted cultural, social, economic and political reasons, the country is incapable of addressing. This may, however, be a bit unfair. China seems to be making progress on pollution.
An event like that Snopes is extremely rare and I question even the 1 out of 32 times 'guess' by that Twitter. I'm sure that the statistics vary as many times as there are people who have collected those statistics.
However, those statistics would be much more favorable if there was an equitable method of preventing violent criminals and mentally unstable people from having guns.
Those who blindly support the NSA, read that last statement very carefully, you'd agree if you had one of those guns pointed at you.
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