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Compton

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Originally posted by: BatmanNate
If she's over 21 a .38 and a conceal and carry might be an option, if she's properly trained in their use. Otherwise, it would be gentlemanly of you to escort her. :)


I'm pretty sure its a felony here to possess a firearm on a college campus. I know a few girls that were raped. You never saw it in the newspapers or on TV, and the number of rapes in the campus police crime statistics was always 0.
 

DaWhim

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Originally posted by: Ryu
As cool looking as the punch dagger is, I don't think most people will walk around with something like that all the time.

For a more realistic solution try this for the flight type LINK

And if your girl is looking for a fight try this LINK

I have the asp baton 16" and its very concealable, fits in my pocket. FYI you can adjust the tension on the stick so it fully extends before the first blow.
I like the baton!!!
 
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Originally posted by: Kev
buy her a pair of nunchuks
Easier to seriously injure yourself than someone else with those. ;)

I'm liking the punch-dagger idea. Easier to handle than a conventional knife, and very tough to disarm someone without getting shanked in the process.

Find one with a triangular head. "Slit" wounds scab shut on their own - tri-splits frequently require medical attention, and what better way to guarantee one place that you know the asshole will be visiting? :D

- M4H
 

Kev

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Originally posted by: MercenaryForHire
Originally posted by: Kev
buy her a pair of nunchuks
Easier to seriously injure yourself than someone else with those. ;)

I'm liking the punch-dagger idea. Easier to handle than a conventional knife, and very tough to disarm someone without getting shanked in the process.

Find one with a triangular head. "Slit" wounds scab shut on their own - tri-splits frequently require medical attention, and what better way to guarantee one place that you know the asshole will be visiting? :D

- M4H
yeah but they're so cool!!
 

kt

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Originally posted by: Nocturnal
My girlfriend is starting her college classes this Monday. She will have to be at class until 10:00 pm at night. Right now she has to walk across to the parking structure in order to get to her car. People are telling me that I should not let her walk by herself at this time of night. Now I'm wondering is rape this rampant? I plan to get her pepper spray. Any other tips you can provide? I'll be at work until 8:00 pm and I don't mind driving to her school for the first couple of times just to escort her to her car.
Not sure about her university, but at the university I went to they have security escort personnel just for that. It should be free since your tuition pays for that kind of service. Every college I've been to has this service.. some are known by the public more than others. Not a lot of people at my college know about this service until a couple of rape cases occurred within a month, then they started to make the students and faculty aware of this service.
 

Dunbar

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Unless it's a bad neighborhood I wouldn't really worry about it. Like people have said, the vast majority of rapes happen in dating situations.
 

WinkOsmosis

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Pepper spray and a stun gun. I don't know where this punch dagger crap came from. His gf isn't a D&D nerd.

Anyway, I think most college rapes are the kind where a girl gets sh!t faced and gets taken advantage of.

Originally posted by: The_good_guy


Get her pepper spray.. I plan to for vanny.

Isla Vista though always has crowds i worry about her, because she walks to and fro to her friends place.. but then she does know how to defend herself.
I think she'll be safe.
 

dpopiz

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I would also like to know, as the OP mentioned, how common rape really is. of course barely anybody would admit to it publicly because of humiliation, but I'm sure anybody would anonymously - don't they have anonymous survey statistics about rape at colleges? It'd be interesting to know the true story
 
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Originally posted by: WinkOsmosis
Pepper spray and a stun gun. I don't know where this punch dagger crap came from. His gf isn't a D&D nerd.
Right, because everyone who chooses a highly effective, easily retainable, bladed weapon is a "D&D Nerd" ...


- M4H
 

JEDI

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Originally posted by: Shockwave
Originally posted by: Nocturnal
Originally posted by: Shockwave
Punch dagger. Your best friend.
What exactly is a punch dagger?

If I could, I'd buy her a gun but that isn't feasible.
Think of a T, where the top part (Horizonatal bar) is the handle and the vertical bar is a knife blade. Brass knuckles with a knife point. They make them in fairly small sizes too.
r those legal???
 

nativesunshine

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where can i buy pepper spray? It might be a dumb question..but I really don't know. Can I get it at like shoprite or something??
 

WinkOsmosis

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Originally posted by: MercenaryForHire
Originally posted by: WinkOsmosis
Pepper spray and a stun gun. I don't know where this punch dagger crap came from. His gf isn't a D&D nerd.
Right, because everyone who chooses a highly effective, easily retainable, bladed weapon is a "D&D Nerd" ...


- M4H
Probably.
 

0roo0roo

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well with blade weapons it gets really personal, and there can be hesitation. a spray or shock gun isn't like that.
 

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