geezer cinema/film fatales #58: the farewell (lulu wang, 2019)

250 and counting

The Gun Violence Archive exists "to document incidents of gun violence and gun crime nationally to provide independent, verified data to those who need to use it in their research, advocacy or writing." According to their data, there have now been 250 mass shootings in America this year ("mass" defined as when at least four people are shot). This is an average of more than one mass shooting per day.