As we say in the snitch book, sometimes it’s self-defense. And defense of others.
I’m sure David Codrea will say it if he hasn’t already, but yep, this is about another of those “only ones.” Those special, noble, trustworthy ones that the antis think should always be able to outgun the rest of us.
I think we all owe this guy’s wife our thanks.
Added per David C’s comment below: “We’re the Only Ones Anthrropophagic Enough.”