Thoughts on 12 Strong – no spoilers

So have you seen 12 Strong yet? Based on a true story, the movie follows a military unit in the throes of a burgeoning war over in Afghanistan. Here’s the trailer. Now, I don’t know exactly what scenes were based on the true story. I’m assuming a few things about what the reality was: yes,Continue reading “Thoughts on 12 Strong – no spoilers”

To kill, or not to kill

A friend of mine met me for lunch yesterday and among the things we talked about was guns/ gun ownership/ self-defense. I think we got on the topic in somewhat of a round-about way, first discussing what we’d do (or have done) in scenarios where help might have been needed. Think: car accidents, someone beingContinue reading “To kill, or not to kill”