Science writer for New York Times and other publications/visiting professor, S.I. Newhouse School of Communications

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@danfagin Research on past shootings. It's a horrible cycle. Absolutely the media can't stop covering it. But the coverage also feeds the phenomenon.
@danfagin I know. The Pandora's box dilemma. But there's increasing evidence that some of these are copycat killings. Many shooters did intensive
@danfagin One way might be to stop giving these guys such massive publicity. Experts say many shooters try to "outdo" previous killers, for headlines.
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