great little reintroduction to a morbid side of human history. mass murder events happen around the world and in schools across the globe on an irregular basis. japan ,china, russia, germany,italy, south africa, and many others including of course the united states have had their scourge of events. our school shootings started in the 1764, with several in the 1800's and early 1900’s, with the kehoe shooting in bath taking 45 lives before it was over ,38 children included. then of course the texas university shooting at the tower in 1966. what made this shooting so unusual was the fact of it being a young lady. i remembered the happening but of course had not remembered all the details. great article.