Gun Shot Wounds: Not Hollywood, But Damned Bloody

Sharing a great article from Tom Diaz… which is an excerpt his forthcoming book Tragedy in Aurora: The Culture of Mass Shootings in America (Copyright Rowman & Littlfield, 2019

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"The first thing to learn about gunshot injuries is to forget everything you thought you learned from watching news broadcasts, films, television, and other popular entertainment media. Any victim of any shooting knows much more about the reality of gunshot wounds and their effects than all of the Hollywood film writers and news media producers put together know or care to know. The reality is bloodier, more painful, and life-changing for survivors."