You can never be safe from a government that can keep you completely safe from each other and the world. You must choose.
I thought it was supposed to be a well-armed citizenry that was a deterrent to criminal behavior.
More and more folks are rolling their own where it comes to religion. One from column A, two from column B.
I worked in Germany, Australia, Canada and New Zealand as a waiter and bartender in several restaurants, bars and hotels and as a bouncer in a Gay bar in Melbourne. The problem in the Gay bar, oddly to me, was not the outsiders who came to beat on them but the Gays who, because they were Gay, often felt the need after a couple of drinks to prove their manliness. I was young. I needed the money.
Liberté. Égalité. Fraternité.