Readings — From the December 2016 issue

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From a list of objects that were mistaken for guns during shootings of civilians by police in the United States since 2001.

Wrench

Cordless drill

Water-hose nozzle

Flashlight

Shower rod

Cane

Broomstick

Hairbrush

Sunglasses

Bottle of cologne

Underwear

Tinfoil

Bottle of beer

Pill bottle

E-cigarette

Cell phone

Wallet

iPod

Wii remote

Toy truck

Sandwich

Bible

Hands

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