Originally Posted by junglecrawler
That goes without saying, Sock, but it has nothing to do with what I was referencing. Obviously two homeboys fighting over a slurpee on Worldstar isn't the same as Athenians defending their nation at Marathon.
That's a good comparative, but it doesn't necessarily have to be the combat of war.
I was thinking more of those men who, for example, choose to fend off the criminal elements from their neighborhoods, doing what the police are unable to do, and despite being called vigilantes by the ignorant lefties.