Category Archives: Death

Cognitively Trapped By Cars

Consider the following statistic: As a planning and transportation geek, I understand that each year, in the United States, about 35,000 people are killed in plane crashes and about 2,000,000 are injured. I’ve known those numbers for years and relayed … Continue reading

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Observed in Oak Hill Cemetery, Georgetown, D.C.:

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Sen. Edward Kennedy, RIP

Senator Kennedy died late last night. “He could… envision the human beings behind the statistics.”
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The Death Primary: McCain Wins

So which candidate is most likely to keel over before the end of her or his term? McCain: big time.
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