We don't want Homeless People around us. We don't want Prostitution. We don't want other vice. Yet we refuse to provide a legal way for the above mentioned people to make a living.
It may be Mark McGuire was the first Major League Baseball player to beat Roger Maris' home run record, but I doubt Mark McGuire was the first professional player on steroids. Mark McGuire had the unfortunate timing of having steroid testing catch up with doping.
When you buy produce that is, "Fresher than fresh", that means you are buying produce that should still be attached to the Mother plant.
When will we not think about where our neighborhood ends, and start thinking about other people as we race through their neighborhood?
When will we stop thinking, my city, state, country and start thinking, "Our World"?
Be still, and know that I am God Psalm 37:7. Stillness is the language God speaks; everything else is a bad translation. ― Eckhart Tolle
The Bible is a grade school primer for Christians. Instead of hiding behind the Bible, people need to grow through the Bible.
A restaurant owner here in town, compared our State Covid Policies to Hitler. When challenged on the media, he retracted his statement, saying he was angry and is "now sorry". Isn't that like robbing a bank, killing a few people and saying, "I'm sorry, I was angry", and expecting it to go away?
The most serious part of a relationship, is taking responsibility for your partners feelings, and emotions. If you can't do that, you are a child playing house.
Coyotes, Dogs, and Shady Strangers, oh my! Walking Staffs and Canes are very effective "legal" personal defense weapons that will help you feel safer and more in control. Sing shots are very good for keeping a distance, though may be illegal, not really sure, but I doubt anyone is going to press it if you are an adult and have one on your person.