My wife was referring to the mass shooters who use large capacity magazines. Mass shootings may be only a blip on the murder by gun rate, but they get disproportionate news coverage. As you say, you’re covering statistics in this article not solutions, but the spate of mass shootings is more likely to catalyze ill-conceived “solutions” than our run of the mill gun murders. So it seems worth mentioning in your article.

I have 3 identities: 1. Science fiction writer. 2. Small business advisor. My sci fi is a hell of a lot more fun! 3. Lonely politics — not right, not left.

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