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We Know How to Stop School Shootings

scrow Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 8:51 AM
nodeamass never gets confused. He just makes up new, personal definitions of words that means something different than what everyone else accepts are the definitions. Then he can tell himself everyone else is confused and nobody gets him.

In the wake of a monstrous crime like a madman's mass murder of defenseless women and children at the Newtown, Conn., elementary school, the nation's attention is riveted on what could have been done to prevent such a massacre.

Luckily, some years ago, two famed economists, William Landes at the University of Chicago and John Lott at Yale, conducted a massive study of multiple victim public shootings in the United States between 1977 and 1995 to see how various legal changes affected their frequency and death toll.

Landes and Lott examined many of the very policies being proposed...

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