Do you like the new Eddie Eagle video NRA came out with last year? Eddie Eagle slightly revised his words to better reach young kids:
Stop. Don’t touch. Run away. Tell a grownup.
That’s a little better than the old:
Stop. Don’t touch. Leave the area. Tell an adult.
Although my daughter did fine with the old phrase, and preached it widely:
I still kind of like the old Eddie Eagle:
Which Eddie Eagle do you like better?
Check out this great article on talking to young kids about guns:
We also allow our kids, under our guidance, to use our blue guns and SIRTS alongside us as we train. While not all families may feel comfortable with this, we capitalize on this opportunity to teach good gun habits as well as addressing that natural curiosity. At the end of a training session, we talk about what to do if you see a gun. What I’m trying to say is use every opportunity as a teaching opportunity.
If attacked, do you want to be Victor or Victim?
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David R. Duringer, JD, LL.M, is a concealed firearm instructor and tax lawyer specializing in business and estate planning. He is managing shareholder at Protective Law Corporation, serving Southern California from its Laguna Hills (Orange County) headquarters and a satellite office in Coronado (San Diego County).
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