Skip to comments.More Americans Now Commit Suicide Than Die in Car Crashes as Miserable Economy Takes Its Toll
Posted on 09/22/2012 10:38:53 PM PDT by DogByte6RER
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They won't say why, but it's partly because of leftists, motivated by size envy, have forced more Americans into smaller cars.
‘Suicides are terribly under-counted,’
I often wonder what the real story is when I read an obit in the local paper like this...
“John Doe, age 40, died at his home this week...”
Beautiful scenery ruined by a crappy suicide story.
***There’s only one rational solution: Outlaw Suicide! /sarc ***
Reminds me of a line in the movie A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM with ZERO MOSTEL.
A young man tries to commit suicide and is warned by Zero...”It’s against the law in ROME to commit suicide! The penalty is death!”
I wonder how many fatal single car accidents are actually suicides?
Like this illustration of a young man 130 years ago in the POLICE GAZETTE?
And Obama couldn’t care less.
Wow it took 25 comments before someone didn’t treat this as a joke. Both my Mother and my Uncle commited suicide but neither was recorded as such, so yes I think suicides are underreported.
Right—and this guy is trying to use increases there to overstate his case re: suicide.
I am so sorry for your loss. I truly believe if the numbers were reported correctly, and there are said to be around 33,000 suicides a year, that something would be done besides making jokes.
If you think the suicide rate is high now, just wait until after the election.
That is what makes it so funny.
This is really a shame and a scandal. And I think it’s grossly underreported. If I recall correctly, the suicide rate in the military is now higher than the battle death rate.
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