Pepper Spray, Stun Guns, and Tasers… Oh My!

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Who Would Win a Fight, a Taser or a Stun Gun?

How many volt stun gun should I buy?
I’ve seen them online from 80,000 volts to 2 million volts. Does the voltage really matter? What is the difference between lower and higher voltage?
Is it the amount time the attacker is disabled, or the amount of pain he will feel?
What is the advantage to buying higher voltage [...]

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Joker Star, Christian Bale Denies Assault

Holy Assault, Batman!
Joker star Christian Bale has denied that he assaulted his mother and sister after he was released from police custody last week.
Bale allegedly attacked his 61-year-old mother Jenny, and his 40-year-old sister Sharon at London’s Dorchester Hotel. A spokesperson for Bale said: “Christian Bale attended a London police station today, on [...]

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Frank Cucci’s Unarmed Combat Course DVD

Unlike most people, Bridget hated quitting time. She wasn’t a
workaholic or anything, but ever since her company moved its
office to save on expenses, she dreaded the thought of the four-
block walk to the parking garage.
Winter made things worse. On top of feeling cold, Bridget
couldn’t stand to walk down the street in the dark. In [...]

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What’s in Your Pocket?

To quote those rather annoying credit card commercials
“What’s In Your Wallet?”
But really, what IS in your wallet? You probably have
Credit cards, bank cards, your id, pictures, Cash? I’m
pretty sure most of these items are pretty standard
fixtures in most people’s wallet or purse. And be sure
these are the same pretty coveted items that a common
street thug [...]

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Machete Becoming Bay State’s Weapon of Choice?

The only Friday the 13th on the calendar in 2008 is in
June, but already there has been a rash of Jason Voorhees
like attacks. And it is only April. So far, this is the
reported Machete attacks already occurring this year in
the state of Machetusetts, I mean Massachusetts:
Jan. 7: (Roxbury, MA) Two men are arrested after they
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Speak Softly and Carry a Telescopic Steel Baton

I really can’t seem to say enough about our telescopic
steel batons. They are really a great self defense
weapon. When collapsed they range from a mere 6 inches
to about 9 inches long, and when deployed, they extend
to 16, 21 or 26 inch length.
They are extremely portable and easily concealed, as
well as being a very effective and [...]

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You Got Beat Up by a Girl!

A “stocky” woman in her 20s broke a man’s leg in the UK
the other day by throwing him to the ground with a
martial arts judo throw.
The 22-year-old victim suffered a dislocated ankle and
spiral fracture to two bones in his leg after an alleged
unprovoked attack just before 2 AM on March 2nd. He is
now recovering at [...]

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Stand Back! He’s Got a Spork!

A man in Anchorage, Alaska has been arrested as a
suspect in an attempted armed robbery. Allegedly, the
suspect tried to grab a man’s watch and the victim
thought the assailant swung a pocketknife at him, which
caught him in the side.
Upon inspection of the wound, instead of a pocketknife
slash, four small scratches were found, consistent with
being administered by [...]

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Bah, It’s only a 16 foot Python. No Worries Mate.

A 16 foot scrub python devoured a family dog in front of the
children, ages 5 and 7, who were playing in their yard. The
110 pound snake quickly squeezed the life out of the much
smaller silky terrier-Chihuahua crossbreed before swallowing
it whole at their home near Kuranda in Queensland state in
Australia.
This story, as amazing as it is, [...]

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Nevada Tragedy Prompts Public Awareness

People in Reno, Nevada are buying up pepper spray and stun
guns in droves lately. Apparently fearing for their safety
after the killing of Brianna Denison by a serial rapist,
many young women are looking for any means possible of
fending off a possible attack.
One of the more popular models are the half-ounce canisters
in leather cases that can be [...]

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I Would Kill for a Taco Right About Now…

Did you ever crave something so bad that you thought to
yourself “Gee, I would kill for a taco right about now?” Most
rational people would dismiss this as a passing thought. Some
of us may even be motivated to go to Taco Bell and indulge in
our craving.
Then some might even take it a step farther in the [...]

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Candy Apple Red HOT Cell Phone Stun Gun

Rachel hated the subway. She grew up in a small town in
Washington State, so she enjoyed being outside at every
chance she could get.
As an attorney in the New York City, she often had to get to
work at an hour that most folks were still dreaming in their
beds. So she used the twelve-block walk from [...]

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