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Old 11-26-2008, 11:40 AM   #1
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The economy and mental health

Within the past week there have been two murder-suicides in Canada. In each case the killer was a retiree. The second apparently was "in poor health".

I wonder if financial concerns played into these tragedies?

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Old 11-26-2008, 12:59 PM   #2
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We know the cause wasn't their high health care costs. If it had happened in the US, that would have been the next paragraph.
BTW--is two murder-suicides in a one week period in all of Canada an unusual number? Or, is a columinst out there making cause-effect relationships based on a statistical hiccough?
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