The Tyranny of StrengthWhy would you want to get rid of guns? I mean honestly it's the most moronic statement EVER. All it does is degrade our evolution and make our species worse. The old Colt marketing slogan is that god made man and Samuel Colt made him equal. This all goes back to how LIFE exists. I'm a cripple. Someone who has decent size and strength can exert force and demand whatever they want, and if it comes down to physical violence in base terms it's going to end rather badly for myself in basic terms. Sure I'm a violence crazed version of MacGyver who will chew your ankles off but you still have an innate advantage. This is called the Tyranny of Strength and it ruled our species for most of our existence, and sadly still does in much of the world. This goes for all sorts of individuals. Women. The elderly, other fucked up cripples like me, hell just scrawny folks.
The gun changed EVERYTHING. The musket ENDED feudalism by putting a weapon in the hands of a bastard son of a goat herder that with a
Don't Lose Your WayIt's up to you to determine your course and path in this life, it's easy to drift along the paths provided. College, cubical, steady job, easy life. No risk, no daring, no courage needed... it'll just work out sooner or later. After all, why should you do anything else? Dreams and visions are elusive, just the process of your mind giving way to something solid from the ethereal can be a painful birthing, the process of finding something you can truly be passionate about a mine field of the mind in a world where creativity is stifled, and the values of finance and utility are pressed. Do not ignore such things, food and other basic things are an unfortunate necessity of living, and when managed properly can enrich your life on the whole, but it is easy to be enslaved by these simple comforts, staples of the easy life that can prevent you from finding the road before you even leave your door. Complacency kills you long before you die.
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