8 Dead Israelis = 500 Dead Americans (but only 11 Dead in Miami & 0.286 Dead in Madison, Wisconsin). However, Rwandan genocide = 165,000 Dead in Madison, Wisconsin.
Confused yet? Jordan Ellenburg over at Slate discusses the fuzzy math of proportional analogies. It is well worth the read.
I tried the math for Island City, and apparently we're the equivalent of a spilled drink. A spilled well drink.