Can you handle the truth?

Oh my, I can’t believe I’d forgotten about this little gem! I have yet to come across anything so jam-packed with rock-solid advice, tips you just don’t find very often and all-round important shit that everybody needs to read. “Lies Read More …

27 muggings in 12 minutes – the speed dating of crime

Want to get a feel for blitzkrieg muggings? Watch this video.

Hot to Spot Bad Guys – concealed weapon giveaways

I like spotting Bad Guys before any trouble starts (in case you hadn’t noticed). Life is much easier if you know in advance what trouble is heading your way.

The best article on avoiding rape?

If you are female, then you need to read Marc MacYoung’s article on Rape Avoidance. This is not a complete how-to guide, but it is the single best article in existence when it comes to avoiding rape.

Ending the abuse of women at the hands of men is a “straightforward” affair. There are 2 steps.

Sometimes something is effective, but unpopular. Like giving kids cough medicine. Or giving up chocolate to help lose fat. This one will be unpopular with Social Justice Cupcakes because they will be offended by it. But if they were offended Read More …

Home invasion – The 4 D’s of home defense

This kind of thing freaks me out. This kind of stuff will keep me awake at night if I let it. If you train, then watch this home invasion scene just before you train – you’ll lift heavier, you’ll sprint Read More …

This is how crime actually happens…

Here’s the thing – Shit doesn’t come out of nowhere. Someone has to eat food, digest it, and crap out what the body doesn’t want. There’s a process, and shit is the end result of that long process. In a Read More …

Why de-escalation works

De-escalation can take many forms, from using conversation to put yourself “on the same side” as the other guy (with mirroring or some other humanizing technique – i.e. the opposite of Othering) to Shadow Dancing, to pre-emptive violence that prevents Read More …

Stranger Danger is bullshit and dangerous for your kids – want to know why? Self-defense and parenting Part 1

  Stranger Danger, everyone from your mom to Barney the dinosaur warns kids around the globe, watch out for strangers! One of the things everybody tends to forget it that the idea you want to convey isn’t always the message Read More …