When the shooting starts, give us a little help



August 13, 2019 - 10:58 AM

If you’ve never imagined yourself in a large room full of terrified people — a classroom, a movie theater, a Walmart — while a shooter moves among you, systematically picking off his victims, then you may be deficient in your capacity for imagination.

But I suspect that, like most of us, you have seriously considered how you would react if confronted by a shooter.

Your chances of being the victim of a mass shooting are small, but they are not negligible. And these days nearly all Americans keep that grim fact tucked away somewhere in the backs of their minds.

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