The term "grass roots" gets thrown around a lot these days. However, a secondary benefit of the OC movement is that we are illustrating what "grass roots" truly is: a group of people working towards common goals from the bottom up, not responding to marching orders from the top down.
Go MO and KS.
Shame on the young lady for preferring not to know that someone has a gun. A hidden gun is far more likely to present a danger to her than one that is openly displayed and properly holstered.