Good news, bad news

by Sofia

When alternative medicine becomes regular medicine, from the BBC.

More mass shootings in the US than days so far in 2015, from the Washington Post.

I look forward to messing around with the data from the Mass Shooting Tracker. Edit: try making a map!

First thoughts: bias will tend to be toward underestimating, and it seems more shootings happen on the weekends. Clearly, those are the days when people get more mentally ill. /s