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It’s been a surreal week here at Teenreads.com. The heavy storms in the Northeast flooded towns near mine on Sunday and Monday, and the steady wind and rains were horrific. But all that seemed trivial when we got word of the shooting at Virginia Tech on Monday. We, like all of you, were thrown into a state of shock and disbelief. My son is a junior in high school, and we have spent a lot of time these past few months looking at colleges. This week I found myself thinking about those colleges in a whole new way. Instead of which would be the best academic match, I focused on which would be the safest. Very sad times...