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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 12/18/2005 11:01:03 PM EST
I've actually been working for the past few days so this is probably a dupity dupe dupe, but I'll post it anyways -


If you consider that there have been an average of 160,000 troops in the Iraq theater of operations during the last 22 months, and a total of 2112 deaths, that gives a firearm death rate of 60 per 100,000.

The rate in Washington D.C. is 80.6 per 100,000.That means that you are about 25% more likely to be shot and killed in our Nation's Capitol, which has some of the strictest gun control laws in the nation, than you are in Iraq.

Conclusion: We should immediately pull out of Washington D.C
Link Posted: 12/18/2005 11:02:52 PM EST
Think I saw it a while ago, but I really don't know what to think about it.
Link Posted: 12/18/2005 11:08:21 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/18/2005 11:18:25 PM EST by Tallbill]

Originally Posted By 20iner:
Think I saw it a while ago, but I really don't know what to think about it.



I just cracked up at the punchline. The stats are fake btw Yer about 15 times more likely to die in Iraq.
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