Hearing @DaveRubin mention guns in his live video this morning made me want to share an alternative to the standard firearm for those who may not want them but still want a way to defend their home.
I fought a desire for suicide for over a decade, and every now and then it unexpectedly comes to say hello again. So while I have no problem defending myself or my family, I don’t want a standard firearm because I believe the chance of me using it on myself is higher than the chance of needing it for self defense.
My alternative is to use paintball guns loaded with solid nylon riot balls. These are considered less lethal because a shot to the head can still cause death, just not as high of a chance as a bullet. The rifle is outfitted with a bayonet because once you shoot someone with this and they don’t die it could be needed. Both have tactical flashlights. I have 200+ rounds in the semi-automatic rifle. The rifle housing is aluminum with a steel CO2 tank. It can take a beating and...