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3,000 people die on 9/11/01, and we swiftly pass the Patriot Act, undertake a massive re-shuffling of government agencies, convene Congressional hearings, torture suspects, etc. and here 10 years later, we're still taking off our shoes at the airport, submitting to full-body scans, having our liquids confiscated, and are resigned to possibly being on some secret "no-fly" list.

Throughout that time, 30,000 die each year in the US from gun violence, and we can't even have a flipping *discussion* about it because "it's too soon"?

What the hell have we become?

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