I need my weapon. At any time, I might have to shoot somebody in self-defense.

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Kyle Rittenhouse was underage, so he got his friend to get him the AR-15 he carried to a demonstration against police violence in Kenosha, Wisconsin. That was OK, according to the jury at his trial. But I’m older, so I get my own guns.

Kyle Rittenhouse was carrying a loaded…

Eliminate the word “don’t” from your life

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“Don’t run with those scissors!”

What does this mean to a five-year-old?

Run with those scissors! I’m running. I’m carrying scissors. Yep. Just what I wanna do. But, what? What, Daddy? “Don’t run with those scissors “? But I’m running. Oh, scissors. Throw away scissors? Drop ’em on the couch…

New opportunities abound for the right person to take action and make some big money

I tried to find a picture of a vigilante or a lawsuit, but this is the best I could come up with.
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You've heard of the new Texas law that forces a woman to give birth to a child she cannot care for financially or emotionally? That law is now under discussion by the U.S. Supreme Court.

The discussion is not about the burden placed on a woman to raise a child…

To ensure we stay in compliance with Medium’s no-duplication rule, we need more detailed instructions than Medium has provided

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Medium’s no-duplicate rule is stated in the help article, “About the No Duplicate Content rule.” In this article, the Medium powers-that-be write that you may not copy-and-paste a story to a new story even if you unlist the original first. …

Impediments to accurate news reporting and one possible solution to the problem (“fat chance!” you say?)

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“As media companies become more and more reliant on subscription revenue, they evolve to telling the readers what they want to hear.” I quote Aaron Mishkin here. Mishkin is the man former President Trump would have fired, if he could have, for calling election results in certain states for Biden…

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