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    B.C., MI family defends house with sword, buys gun next day.

    http://fox17online.com/2016/08/26/si...samurai-sword/

    So, the vid has a couple details the article left out. The intruder pepper sprayed mom and the youngest boy, and thats when the oldest grabbed a sword and charged. Too bad he didn't get the guy.

    Police showed up "in minutes" and were unable to find the suspect even with a K-9. Mom went out the next day and bought a gun. If I were her, I'd also be reinforcing that door frame. The vid shows it to be very badly built.
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    I was hoping to read that the kid lopped off the perp's arm. Or at least his hand. Good job anyway!
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    Reese "swung through the door," and knows the Four-armed Black Kali, Goddess of Empowerment!

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    Aristotle describes the modes of persuasion in his Rhetoric as Ethos, Logos, Kairos and Pathos. Don’t be pathetic or, worse, bathetic! Alexander Pope 1727 Many Painters who could never hit a Nose or an Eye, have with Felicity copied a Small-Pox, or been admirable at a Toad or a Red-Herring. And seldom are we without Genius's for Still Life, which they can work up and stiffen with incredible Accuracy. Peri Bathous vi

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    And the police arrived in minutes...
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    Quote Originally Posted by WalkingWolf View Post
    And the police arrived in minutes...
    And they brought their pens 'n' paper, cameras, chalk, and yellow tape with them .
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    Quote Originally Posted by hafnhaf View Post
    I was hoping to read that the kid lopped off the perp's arm. Or at least his hand. Good job anyway!
    Yeah, like that Johns Hopkins student who cut off a burglar's hand. The thief was found later unarmed.

    http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/lo...-59329902.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by BillHoo View Post
    Yeah, like that Johns Hopkins student who cut off a burglar's hand. The thief was found later unarmed.

    http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/lo...-59329902.html
    Or disarmed. That will stop someone out of hand.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Grapeshot View Post
    Or disarmed. That will stop someone out of hand.

    Not Disarmed but unhanded.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Va_Nemo View Post
    Not Disarmed but unhanded.

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    Quote Originally Posted by davidmcbeth View Post
    Not unhanded but dehanded.
    er'... hands-free?

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    Quote Originally Posted by WalkingWolf View Post
    And the police arrived in minutes...
    Quote Originally Posted by Grapeshot View Post
    And they brought their pens 'n' paper, cameras, chalk, and yellow tape with them .
    Don't forget the twenty-seven 8x10 color glossy pictures, with circles and arrows and a paragraph on the back of each one explainin' what each one was, to be used as evidence against them!
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