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How did the Defensive Gun Data Get so Wrong?

The assertion that guns are used millions of times a year for defensive purposes. The statistic, if it was true, would be a great reason to own a gun, to defend yourself.

But as you will hear, the data is wildly misunderstood and misused.

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