Every 13 Minutes a Robin Williams

September 5, 2014 1:00 PM

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I don't get much done in 13 minutes. Maybe I'll check a few emails and have a cup of coffee, but that's about it. My 3-year-old might be able to put her pants on in that amount of time, albeit backwards with her batman underwear on the outside. Thirteen minutes pass, for the most part, without notice.

But here is what happens every 13 minutes? Every 13 minutes, someone in this country dies by suicide. Someone puts a gun to their head and pulls the trigger. Someone hangs him or herself or takes a bottle of pills. Take a moment to think about the type of pain that a person must feel in order to rea...

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