And Speaking of Thugs…

Hey folks!  Sorry for my brief hiatus.  My mom’s arthritis flared up in her neck of all places, so I’ve been occupied with amateur nursing duties.  I’m pleased to report that she’s officially back to her usual trouble-making self, thank…

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The Zimmerman Conundrum … Part 2

We self-defenders are expected to behave like reasonable people.  The Founders entrusted us to wield enormous power — indeed, the power to inflict death — in exchange for our commitment to be honorable stewards of that power (unlike the King).  That’s all well and good, but…

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Trouble in Sonoma County

Chuck Haggard recently commented on my “Don’t give people reasons to crucify you” post (okay, that wasn’t exactly the title).  Chuck mentioned a recent officer-involved-shooting in California.  The officer, Erick Gelhaus, has been cleared criminally.  But the incident has nonetheless erupted…

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