Originally Posted by USMC_Richey
I know it's not a toy, and I damn well know any round hurts. Shoot, a pellet stings like hell for days. I just personally think it's a pointless round.
If you personally think it's a pointless round, then don't buy one. Simple.
Personally, I carry one (Ruger LCP with a Crimson Trace laser) every
day. It's in my right front pocket right now.
380 is about the largest caliber available in an affordable true
pocket pistol. Yes---weather/clothing permitting, I do carry
a "Real" gun, usually some version of a 1911 or a Glock 40.
But the little 380 is there all the time. Jeans, shorts, winter, summer,
---I never leave home without it. I hope it never does happen,
but if things get truly sideways, that 380 in my pocket is going to be a
lot more useful than the 45 I left at home because it was too heavy/bulky