Some Simple Numbers About Mass Shootings in the United States

We can’t be shocked anymore, but we should be.

The movie Mass, written and directed by actor Fran Kranz (you may remember him as the movie nerd from The Cabin in the Woods), is a devastating film about the parents of a school shooter (Reed Birney and Ann Dowd) meeting with the parents of one of the children their son killed…

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I write about these tumultuous times 3x a week. Author of five books, including “How Lucky.” NYMag/MLB.. Founder, Deadspin. https://williamfleitch.substack.com

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I write about these tumultuous times 3x a week. Author of five books, including “How Lucky.” NYMag/MLB.. Founder, Deadspin. https://williamfleitch.substack.com

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