Are Schools Safe From Shooters? How The Market Can Reveal The Truth

One way to define mass hysteria is when a large group of people make a decision about general danger based on one tragic anecdote. If every fatal slip in the bathtub or every fatal car crash received days of attention in the national media, then people would learn whole new ways to be afraid on a daily basis. Would that make them better, safer people? I doubt it. But when someone shoots a bunch of school children that does make the news, amplified by a national campaign on the part of the media-political Read more […]