Originally Posted by Bill Lumberg
I don't assume someone is or isn't a criminal. I'm even less apt to assume something about someone carrying a gun. I support open carry. But in an urban area, it's a cry for attention. A permit holder looking to be noticed is going to get noticed at some point, and this can sometimes cause a delay in their day while facts are checked rather than assumptions made. I prefer to blend rather than advertise.
ome people carry openly for good, legal reason. Example - I OC in NH because I don't have an out-of-state CCW permit yet.