I mean, I truly don't get this mindset.

"Henderson’s violent crime rate is one-third of nearby Las Vegas’ and less than half the national average, according to 2017 FBI figures. Still, “we needed a bit of extra peace of mind,” said Pinecrest principal Wendy Shirey, who wears a panic button around her neck that can alert local police."

@GeoffWozniak americans get more paranoid the more safe they are; heard of gated communities?

@GeoffWozniak Watch the news for a couple weeks and you will probably understand why people take it to this extreme.

@GeoffWozniak As a friend of mine called it, "Land of the 'fraid"
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A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.