Originally Posted by WelchaRoo
It's my understanding the whole city was shut down. Why not lockdown a perimeter and let the rest of the city operate with cops on alert and out in public and an armed citizenry? you know, working together and carrying on with their business in the face of the threat. This whole idea that the citizens are helpless and stripping them of their rights by ordering them to shelter is BS. We are all targets including the cops and the media.
The citizens were ready to jump two kids from the NYP and some poor sap in a blue fleece. If people wanted to grab their gun and secure their property, fine. If they want to grab their gun and secure the entire neighborhood, NO!