You can take the gamble, you can roll the dice, you can lie to yourself, but know this, it’s a mighty dangerous game your playing. You might want to think about how to stack the deck in your favor.
[Sadly she speaks the truth, the odds of you eventually having some sort of encounter with a criminal in your life is not 0. It’s even worse if you’re of the female gender. There are numerous things we can do to help decrease the odds, but even then it never reaches 0. Some times bad things happen to good people and it’s not the fault of something you did or didn’t do. You’re best bet is to prepare for the possible and do what you can to stack the deck in your favor. -B]
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.