September 12th, 2002



In 2001, in the US, approximately...

65,000 people died from the flu.
40,000 people died in car accidents.
30,000 people committed suicide.
17,000 people died in drinking-related car accidents.
16,000 people were murdered.
15,000 people died of AIDS-related causes.
3,000 people died in the events of 9/11/01.

Just a few statistics for pondering.