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Sunday, April 21, 2024

"My colleagues and I did a study about 10 years ago looking at the two different parties in the United States"not in terms of ideology or policies but purely in terms of violent death rates"and, astonishingly, we found that over a 110-year period, almost without exception, whenever there was a Republican president who was elected, the murder and suicide rates would double, and whenever there was a Democratic president elected, the murder and suicide rates would halve."



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It's an OpEd.

#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2024-04-21 10:56 PM | Reply

I trust Thom Hartman as much as I trusted Rush Limbaugh when it comes to massaging statistics, making questionable leaps with data. .2 to .4 doesn't sound as dramatic as a doubling of something.

#2 | Posted by mattm at 2024-04-22 09:54 AM | Reply

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