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Despite the media play Chicago gets, it isn’t the official “Murder Capital of the U.S.A.”
That unhappy distinction - based on the murder rate per 100,000 people, not on the number of actual dead people on the streets - belongs to poor, under-populated Flint, Mich.
Chicago gets the bad rap - and the attention of the anti-gun nuts -- because it led the nation with 415 homicides last year. That’s more murders than any other city, but not even in the top 10 when you factor in population.
Thanks to its recent “Independence Day Massacre,” which left 18 dead ...

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