If your union or employee rights organization asked you to participate in a sick-out/blue flu to support an employee rights issue, would you do it, even if it put your job in jeopardy?
The rude awakening thrust into my face during that time (the late '90s) was the fact that the majority (and I mean virtually all) of the new recruits had never shot a revolver, much less seen one in anything other than a movie.
Simply put, revolvers work. And that's something people treasure in these overcomplicated times.
The Chief's Special family carries on its legacy of concealability, reliability and comfort.
The decision of whether or not to carry a backup gun, while a personal one in most cases, is just as obviously important in this and many other situations.