Saturday, October 10, 2015

A Plea To The Rambos

An excellent article that examines the "good guy with a gun" mythos.

Tactical Experts Destroy the NRA’s Heroic Gunslinger Fantasy | The Nation: 

...A case in Texas two weeks ago highlights the risks of civilians intervening in chaotic situations. Police say that as two carjackers struggled with the owner of a car at a gas station in northeast Houston, a witness decided to take action into his own hands. He fired several shots, but missed the perpetrators and shot the owner of the car in the head. He then picked up his shell casings and fled the scene. Police are still looking for the shooter...

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