Hansen: Facts fail to fly in the face of our fears

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Posted: Monday, October 7, 2013 12:00 am

I'm afraid of flying, but not in the way you assume.

I'm not scared of the bumpy landing. Turbulence doesn't faze me. I'm never really concerned that the Delta 747 will nose-dive from 30,000 feet, hurtle toward the ground at 550 miles per hour and plunge nose-first into Lake Michigan.

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