Conversations With Strangers
A women in about her late 50s, dressed in her Sunday best, a stained top and sweatpants, approached me today and asked the following. Women: are you Dave? Me: No, I’m not. Women: You’re not? Me: No, I’m not the person you are looking for. Women: Do you know him? Goes by the name madman and is good with mechanics. Me: I have no clue who that is. Women: You’re...
Shoot First, Ask Questions Later
In the wake of the tragic shooting death of Trayvon Martin, has Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law has given leniency to anyone who uses deadly force under the pretext of self-defense. Martin’s death echoes back to the 2007 shooting deaths of two men by Joe Horn. Who under Texas’ “Castle Doctrine“ was not prosecuted for the shootings, despite shooting the...