Our boys from right here in Eugene saw a robbery going down and made the hard decision: Mixed martial arts fighters stop robbery of L.A. motel - latimes.com This is all it takes to defend yourself in the People's Republik of Kalifornia! Any Conan-the-MMA-Champ can do it! For thousands of years the kings and warlords were all huge, powerful fighters. It didn't change much until Sam Colt made all men (and women) equals. Today we've reverted a bit in some locales, but at least here in Oregon I know that anyone has a fair chance of resisting evil and winning. That is, if they choose to prepare, and train, and practice, and remain aware.