“It just affects the basic things we care about in public health the mortality, the life expectancy, morbidity, mental health. It affects all of those things in pretty profound ways,” Webster said of gun violence. “If we had a disease that was killing as many people as our guns in our country, we would devote a lot more resources to make sure we had the best data, the best research to know what is most affected.”.
In the recent Bond movie Skyfall, the throwback super agent is equipped with a handgun calibrated to his handprint that only fires when it is in his grip. In a scene where Bond loses the weapon, his life is saved when his enemy is unable to fire the weapon at him. If we will have the ability to limit access to Angry Birds through fingerprint scanning technology, surely we should adapt it to real life killing machines..
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STEUBENVILLE, Ohio It’s time for the pancake breakfast in the basement meeting hall of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in this faded but proud industrial city on the Ohio River. It’s Sunday morning before the 11 o’clock mass, and as swarms of kids dig into their syrupy meals, the parents talk politics and religion..
But the thought of bailing was never an option. “If she lost her limbs, I just wanted her,” he says one evening between drags on a cigarette while sitting in their apartment. “We could work through that. I also felt like it helped take a lot of pressure off yourself too. Hit first you not feeling terribly pressured to hit that one chance you have, perfectly. Hit second and maybe you lucky enough that your partner already hit a decent ball.