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  1. In Nashville, Tenn., homicide is at a historic low. (HT: Wesley Hartline)
  2. We investigated suicide in our podcast “The Suicide Paradox“; The New York Times profiles Matthew K. Nock, Harvard’s “suicide detective.”
  3. Does price affect adoption? NPR reports that black babies are cheaper to adopt.  (HT: Eric Samuelson)
  4. Why do theater tickets cost so much? A comparison of “Death of a Salesman” ticket prices in 1949 and 2012.
  5. In India, proof of toilet is necessary for a marriage license.  (HT: Tony Pappas)