“The problem is that Americans have been led to believe that bullets don’t hurt. And thanks to the non-stop violence that passes for a plot in mainstream entertainment, I don’t either. When I recall the mayhem I’ve seen since Christmas vacation — I calculate that about 45 people died onscreen — I also assume that stabbed people feel as much pain as would a sweet potato. They always seem so alert, almost perky, even with half the handle buried in them.”
She’s wrong about the mass shootings being on the increase.