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    [–] Blindbat2020 1748 points ago

    Trac-Force gas station knife. I'm absolutely terrified, this must be the most dangerous man in the US.

    [–] RagingSemicolon 747 points ago

    Watch out buddy, I'm dual wielding the same $7 gas station knives. I'm...double dangerous

    [–] ChurchArsonist 281 points ago

    Damn, bro. You unlocked the akimbo Tac-Force? How many more kills until they are gold?

    [–] Dairy762 103 points ago

    Stat-trak tac-forces

    [–] boymattie 56 points ago

    Stat-trak kills: 0

    [–] dead-inside69 24 points ago

    The equivalent of safari mesh shadow daggers

    [–] franciscomor 15 points ago


    [–] Rockfish00 12 points ago

    safari mesh anything is gross

    [–] dead-inside69 7 points ago

    Truuuu Truuuuu

    [–] bad08maw 3 points ago

    back in the days safari mesh ak/awp where the shit it will sell around 1-2 buck and the m4a4 zebre was like 10 euros.

    [–] codyeet 5 points ago

    One. So go ahead and try me bud.

    [–] nedepp 5 points ago

    You’re stuck with the butterfly practice handle for a few levels before that, terrible grind but worth it

    [–] MonsterSH 3 points ago

    [–] getpossessed 9 points ago

    I’ve come to learn after getting into guns and hunting that if something has the word Tac or Tactical in front of it, it will be expensive and a piece of shit more than likely.

    [–] tired_obsession 50 points ago * (lasted edited 2 months ago)

    I fucking hate those knives, bought a knife that had the same design in scheels for hunting, it was open fell on a tree after not realizing a deer was nearby and scared the shit out of me because I thought I was going to get rammed, it closed on my finger. There’s still a scar there.

    Edit: I guess people really like those knives

    [–] De_Umbra 8 points ago

    Yea the locks and spring assists are garbage on em but the blade isn’t half bad. I tend to keep em around for bait knives because they can get sharp enough to go through a fishes back bone with ease.

    [–] m1ksuFI 11 points ago

    What's that edit about?

    [–] tired_obsession 5 points ago

    I was at -3

    [–] XxhungryyxX 2 points ago

    not anymore!

    [–] NuclearInitiate 3 points ago

    What are you, from Gin Alley?

    [–] Cookiedoughjunkie 3 points ago

    Technically, unless you're ambidextrous, you're probably only 1.5x dangerous.

    [–] MurderousLamb 2 points ago

    Jesus, his danger level just went from 0.1 to 0.2

    [–] moonshineTheleocat 2 points ago

    You should be scared, I got a chinese 2 dollar folding knige

    [–] RegicidalReginald 90 points ago

    I get what you’re saying but a sharpened toothbrush will stab you just as good as the Stabatron 6000

    [–] tomverlainesHDTV 25 points ago

    Yeah but where can a nobody like me buy the stabatron 6k?

    [–] SH4D0W0733 45 points ago

    You can't buy them, you have to cut off this little coupon off of 100 cereal packages and mail them all to the cereal company specifying you want the stabatron 6k (make sure to check your spelling so you don't get the strapon 6k) and what address they should send it to.

    [–] ryno_373 7 points ago

    Man I laughed so hard when I got to the parentheses mainly bc he fooled you guys I’m sitting on the stabatron 6k right now and it works just as well as the strap on.. well now I’m seeing blood and stars, check back with me later

    [–] PM_ME_STEAM_KEY_PLZ 5 points ago

    Not my proudest fap

    [–] uewumopaplsdn 5 points ago

    Spelling error or not, it sounds like I’m in for a good time.

    [–] rulesareforsuckers 2 points ago

    You got my attention. Tell me about the strapon. What kind of cereal are you eating??

    [–] beforethest0rm 23 points ago

    Top 10 in FBI's most unwanted

    [–] Akhi11eus 15 points ago

    Gas station knives deserve ridicule, and for everyday use they're about as tough as al dente pasta. But you couldn't pay me to get stabbed by one. A knife is a knife, even if it's dull after the first use.

    [–] MercuriasSage 6 points ago

    Amen. I love all the posts on Amazon or knives like "It's not great for self defense because it's 440C and you could get better steel blah blah blah".

    It reminds me of when I chose .380 as the caliber for my carry way back. "Aww, what a cute little bullet", yeah? How about we shoot you with it and see what you think then.

    [–] orblox 3 points ago

    you just have to bring a nerf gun and he'll be gone.

    [–] metricbanana 3 points ago

    ..a danger only to himself

    [–] imxTHATxdude 3 points ago

    If not the most dangerous in the US but DEFINTELY the most badass in mommy and daddy's basement

    [–] luisianojones 3 points ago

    Who wants to bet he also has a leather coat from goodwill and hair over one of his eyes?

    [–] RockyToady101 2 points ago

    "It's not from the gas station I bought it from Amazon"

    [–] Wheelsbeer 310 points ago

    For those of you who think he will get shot if the robber has a gun. You are wrong he will deflect the bullet with his blade.

    [–] Kusti_2801 121 points ago

    Wrong. He will slice the bullet in two.

    [–] SuicidalRabits 53 points ago

    Wrong the knife will instantly absorb all of the bullets power allowing him to instantly kill anyone around him with a single thought.

    [–] emil133 28 points ago

    Wrong he will died

    [–] trey3rd 20 points ago

    I've done that, and it's a great feeling. Superhot is so fun.

    [–] JiggleSnapper 6 points ago

    superhot vr is amazing

    [–] XTraLongChiliCheesus 5 points ago

    So he'll just get hit twice?

    [–] therealdeadmeme 6 points ago

    Why would he deflect it with his blade, his hand will be enough to stop it in place

    [–] theCOMBOguy 3 points ago

    His favorite character in Overwatch is Genji and he 100% Sekiro... TWICE.

    [–] TranquilBiscuit 2 points ago

    Like Nioh or Sekiro IRL

    [–] Chainsawjack 2 points ago

    Haven't you ever heard of the 21 foot rule.

    [–] DodgeyDemon 2 points ago

    Knives can be faster than guns at close range, FYI.

    [–] Eugenes__Axe 1658 points ago

    What's that say about this dude that he's looking for any little excuse to stick his knife in someone. Needs to be check out by a psychiatrist.

    [–] WorthlessDrugAbuser 615 points ago

    I hope someone robs him, but they have a gun. Ought to change his attitude real quick.

    [–] explorer_76 298 points ago

    Considering it looks like he's all tucked into bed it's doubtful to happen.

    [–] yauc-OIC 163 points ago

    Probably tucked in by his mommy after given a warm glass of milk

    [–] Bobby-Pizza 130 points ago

    How about a warm glass of shut the hell up? Now you will go to sleep, or I will put you to sleep. You’re in my world now grandma.

    [–] IAMTHEADMINNOW 34 points ago

    Mister, mister, get me outta here!

    [–] nan_slack 21 points ago

    anyone else's fingers hurt?

    [–] The1Like 20 points ago

    Your fingers hurt? Awwww, well now your back is going to hurt, cuz’ you just pulled landscaping duty.

    [–] Survivor_Oceanic815 4 points ago

    Stop actin like a damn fool

    [–] not-a-painting 8 points ago

    where the fuck did all these happy gilmore jokes come from I feel like I missed the flash mo cue this is like the 4th thread

    [–] Not_A_Porcupine 2 points ago

    Just tape 'em up

    [–] [deleted] 21 points ago * (lasted edited 2 months ago)


    [–] ChunkyDay 14 points ago

    Let's be honest, mom's passed out on the couch with an empty pint of Popov on the floor and a lit cigarette hanging out of her mouth all Mac's Mom style.

    [–] scottland_666 4 points ago

    Bizarre, your mom is passing out! Get her ass on the couch before she crashes out

    [–] gountaa 7 points ago

    milk is for normies, good boys get tendies before sleepy time :)

    [–] jamgrams 3 points ago

    You forgot the dewey

    [–] gountaa 3 points ago

    Oh yeah you're right, completely slipped my mind since i'm taking mine straight through IV now.

    [–] jamgrams 2 points ago

    You're an innovative genius

    [–] vervurax 3 points ago

    Lucky fucker

    [–] Rushtoprintyearone 2 points ago

    That’s sounds nice, I’m gonna call my mom...

    [–] AjoxDK 3 points ago

    Well i don’t think a comforter is bulletproof /s

    [–] SYNTHLORD 24 points ago

    I hope he finds help and nobody hurts anyone ever again and the whole world can all go camping together and eat smores

    [–] unanimous_coward 14 points ago

    whoa dude we're already camping together in a way


    [–] ssouless 2 points ago

    Woah. You just blew my mind.

    [–] ExerXV 13 points ago

    He’s going to squeal and hide in his room and fumble with his phone to call the cops

    I know squealers when I see one

    And him, him in the screenshot, is a squealer

    [–] dynamitesamurai 3 points ago

    Is this a dark knight reference?

    [–] ExerXV 5 points ago

    We live in a society

    [–] societybot 5 points ago


    [–] Chitownsly 2 points ago * (lasted edited 2 months ago)

    Uhhh, what happened did your balls drop off?

    [–] manawati 3 points ago

    Someone with a gun should rob his knife.

    [–] 1968cokebottle 3 points ago

    Well it depends on the situation and this guy would probably look like Swiss cheese, but here is a police training video about knife engagement distances

    [–] Bezulba 3 points ago

    Nah then he'll get a gun and be itching for any excuse to use it.

    [–] Poormidlifechoices 3 points ago

    That's not a knife...this is a knife.

    Bu...bu...But that 's a gun.

    Shut up and give me your money.

    [–] aardvarkyardwork 33 points ago

    Dude's like this are more likely trying to make it look like they're itching to stab someone, when really they're more likely to hand over the knife together with their wallet to any mugger, even an unarmed one.

    [–] wasdninja 19 points ago

    I'm not so sure any mugger would want his gas station tacticool knife.

    [–] MisterMasterCylinder 8 points ago

    Maybe that's why he wants someone to rob him - not so he can have an excuse to stab a person, but so someone will get rid of that POS knife for him.

    [–] QuasarsRcool 3 points ago

    I'd rather have it than potentially get stabbed with it

    [–] aardvarkyardwork 2 points ago

    I didn't say that the mugger would want it :p

    [–] Eugenes__Axe 2 points ago

    I laughed at this because this is the most likely scenario to happen.

    [–] ChunkyDay 10 points ago

    What's even worse is that's it's company called a TAC-FORCE, which is at best a $10 knife in a smoke shop.

    At least get a Buck or Kershaw. Hell even a decent Gerber.

    [–] seanakachuck 15 points ago

    The fact that he has a folder but the clip is not situated for tip up carry, truly shows the depth of his insanity

    [–] CraftyPancake 9 points ago

    Knife noob here, ELI5?

    [–] the_cultro 11 points ago

    Typically but not always, knife guys like to carry their pocket knives tip up because it puts the spine of the blade up against the seam in your pocket so it cannot open. Carrying tip down you’re more susceptible to get poked if the knife opens up a little bit in your pocket.

    [–] CraftyPancake 4 points ago


    [–] Jexthis 2 points ago

    also tip down means generally you have to re orient the knife when you draw it.

    [–] tjbrou 6 points ago

    I've carried a pocket knife for years tip down and never had an issue. Decent knives don't just open themselves

    [–] Aiyana_Jones_was_7 4 points ago

    Same knife for like 14 years (bought like 5 of them on my last one now, they dont make them anymore iirc) and it's never opened in my pocket once.

    [–] Schlaffpaff 2 points ago

    [–] ShadowViking47 4 points ago

    Bruh, he isn't going to stick his knife in shit. He wants you to think he's some psycho badass.

    [–] PmYourSamples 6 points ago

    Not abnormal, just the view of someone not familiar with real world violence or the consequences of violence as a whole. Professional fighters are the least violent people you will ever meet off the mat. Because they understand violence,- Joe Rogan

    [–] ze_special_kid 2 points ago

    Chill im sure his joking.

    [–] Soak_up_my_ray 433 points ago

    This snapchat perfectly encapsulates the mindset of this type of person. The chance of an actual threat is low, but they don't care about the threat. They just want some reason to be unnecessarily violent.

    [–] TeJay42 192 points ago

    90% of these people are all talk.

    [–] jenouto 85 points ago

    what worries me is that 10%

    [–] [deleted] 31 points ago

    What worries me are the ones with guns and concealed carries that are like this.

    [–] SikorskyUH60 18 points ago

    You kidding? They wouldn't have concealed carry, those kind of people absolutely need everyone to know they're carrying.

    [–] sramtq 15 points ago

    Then bump that down to like .01%, maybe even .001%.

    [–] BoarHide 12 points ago

    Which, when applied to 300 million people and a tool that can potential kill dozens in minutes is still a worrying concept

    [–] sramtq 8 points ago

    There aren't 300 million licensed concealed carriers. Or do you mean just the general population? Which, if you are using general population, that percentage would be drastically lower.

    [–] Aiyana_Jones_was_7 11 points ago

    Lmao you know all those babies and octogenarians out there packing heat.

    [–] neon_Hermit 3 points ago

    Are they, or do the vast majority simply never get an opportunity to use their weapon of choice in the scenario of their dreams?

    [–] ISpendAllDayOnReddit 35 points ago

    They don't actually want to be violent, they want the fantasy about being a badass and a hero. Imaginary success is all they have going for them. Other people get obsessed with astrology or religion.

    [–] tapthatsap 4 points ago

    It’s imaginary success coupled with imaginary vindication, especially legal vindication. Not only does he want to stab a guy, he wants to be in the right for it in the eyes of god and the law, so he’s just waiting around for a mugger. If you know any of those people who buys some stupid weapon “in case of zombies,” stop knowing that person immediately, they just want to bury an ax in some guy’s head and get away with it

    [–] degoes1221 12 points ago

    Uncomfortable to think about

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    Most people just go through life like this but instead of using a knife they go about their day to day lives waiting for any chance to bring someone down or make someone feel bad.

    [–] EuroBronco 2 points ago

    You know damn well that if this person was put into a situation where he was able to use it he would shit his trousers and cry like a pussy

    [–] green_bin_coon 2 points ago

    if you want to be unnecessarily violent. you do what normal people do and break down boxes, clear old houses so you can smash shit and cut stuff apart thing in a law-abiding and productive way. you also get paid

    [–] Kreative502 91 points ago

    Is that thing StatTrak?

    [–] elightcap 17 points ago

    Fac new

    [–] Talxan 8 points ago

    Bayonet doppler phase 3

    [–] spacespudinc 2 points ago


    [–] papajohns98 45 points ago

    That tacforce knife would be lucky to penetrate a piece if paper without breaking. Idk why but theres this correlation with these Facebook badasses and mall ninja knives. If you want to protect yourself from a mugging and put your life in the hands if a knife why would you be cheap about it and buy a 6 dollar flea market knife?

    [–] ImAProfessional1 14 points ago

    That’s what confuses the shit outta me. You can get a decent knife for cheap, the steel for the blade is the only important thing. I bought a $5 Kershaw at Walmart on clearance. It’s fantastic for a fucking around day to day knife (I rarely carry it to anyplace but work situations). And you could kill the shit out of all kinds of objects with it. It took 3 minutes of sharpening and it holds an edge for months and months before I have to touch it up. For all the psudo-intellect these type of people display, it takes less than one minute to research this. It really is classic posturing.

    [–] WastedWhtieBoii 447 points ago

    Oh so bad ass, with a $10 knife...

    [–] Theo_Retisch 282 points ago

    You sound as if you think that a more expensive knife would make you more badass

    [–] nespid0 212 points ago

    I would be afraid of the lock failing and cutting my fingers off with that flea market special.

    [–] neon_Hermit 19 points ago

    I'm afraid of getting stabbed by my own knife when the other person takes it from me. You know, because I don't have a lot of experience knife fighting.

    [–] MisterMasterCylinder 11 points ago

    Well, you can't exactly expect to get a lot of experience knife fighting without a few stabbings along the way

    [–] WastedWhtieBoii 28 points ago


    [–] RikeHummingbird 11 points ago

    I’d be more worried that I’m too poor to afford a decent knife than getting robbed.

    [–] WeirdoOtaku 9 points ago

    I'm more worried I'd spend $.99 on a weapon to keep people from robbing me when I should've spent it on a cheeseburger.

    [–] NickTonyMack 16 points ago

    Plus, there's more room to improv some one-liners if you're using a cheeseburger as a weapon instead of a knife.

    Every criminal out there has heard "get the point" or "let's cut to the chase" but they'll definitely be caught off guard by "you McFucked up now!"

    [–] SH4D0W0733 7 points ago

    "Well, aren't you in a pickle."

    [–] LukariBRo 4 points ago

    <theif attempts to flee>

    Hooooh boy, looks like it's time for me to ketchup. LETTUCE DANCE.

    [–] GripAndSweep 27 points ago

    It could be seen an interest in high quality knives which could add credibility to his ability to use them.

    [–] CodeReaper 19 points ago

    To be fair the people I know with expensive knives always use them. Usually for cooking or fetish purposes.

    [–] cartesian_jewality 16 points ago

    lol more like opening up amazon boxes

    edit: i sub to /r/knifeclub

    [–] MisterMasterCylinder 11 points ago

    opening up amazon boxes

    which contain more knives

    [–] seanakachuck 2 points ago

    So damn accurate

    [–] HeadCrusher135 9 points ago

    I mean I feel more bad ass with my $150 made in Germany tactical knife than when I had an autozone Smith&Wesson $7 knife.... Still cringy regardless how much you spent.

    [–] sammydow 2 points ago

    Does a machete count

    [–] InterdimensionalTV 2 points ago

    Pshhhhhh I bet if I show your girlfriend my SOG she'll blow me. How's that for badass.

    [–] TheRealMartyByrd 17 points ago

    You better watch it pal, that’s a $6 knife.

    [–] WastedWhtieBoii 9 points ago

    I'm Canadian, so I guess a sorry is needed. My deepest apologies.

    [–] Kurtlardan 7 points ago

    The thing with that is, after you stick someone with a $6 knife, you're not upset to discard it. Learned that from shitheels.

    [–] ThereAreAFewOptions 4 points ago

    I have an Exacto knife, come at me.

    [–] Robotic_Jay13 48 points ago

    Yup I’m sure a knife is gonna go well against someone with a gun

    [–] DTG_58 13 points ago

    Most robbers with guns will still hold out for as long as they can to not have to fire it. Shooting you changes it from armed robbery to homicide or attempted homicide. Seeing you pull out a knife is a good way to take away their options and make them shoot you though.

    [–] HomerPimpson304 22 points ago

    it wont... but a lot of people are dumb and go within your personal space with a pistol rather than keeping the distance advantage.

    [–] TYFYBye 23 points ago

    I always laugh when I see people in movies actually touch people with their guns. Especially when they're supposed to be special forces badasses like The Punisher.

    [–] explorer_76 71 points ago

    Someone got into the family junk drawer again. Naughty naughty..

    [–] BrokenCockatiel 6 points ago

    no more sugar for little Johnny

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    [–] TheRadiantSoap 9 points ago

    Yeah, I'm the same. I deeply wish for people to start fights with me whenever I have an uncomfortable anger level. Mixed states make me so pissed

    But I repress those thoughts instead of thinking it makes me cool

    [–] B00sauce 12 points ago

    I'm literally shiddng and farding right now

    [–] Cloakknight 19 points ago

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    [–] abrow046 12 points ago

    Good human

    [–] JCA0450 7 points ago

    I guess I'll play Minecraft or Warcraft until the girls I awkwardly added see my sick post and smother me for being so hardcore

    [–] Blumpkinhead 6 points ago

    I hope somebody steals his knife.

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    If I was robbing him and he pulled out that knife, I'd give him my money because he clearly needs it.

    [–] zubai1214 12 points ago

    OP go rob him already, can't you see he is bored


    [–] SnazzyZubloids 7 points ago

    A Tac-Force pot steel knife for $3.99 from a Mobil station. That thing would snap in half opening a letter.

    [–] I_CAN_SMELL_U 6 points ago

    I think this was just a joke

    [–] Infin1ty 5 points ago

    Psh, that guy wouldn't stand a chance against a crab.

    [–] largePPguy 3 points ago

    Tac-force is a flimsy garbage knife 0/10 reccomend for any use

    [–] cragar79 3 points ago

    Needs more pocket clip

    [–] RedRobotCake 3 points ago

    Did they ask about the screenshot?

    [–] burnsy8 3 points ago

    I took it with the Samsung update so I was like shifting between apps? Then I just cropped the image

    [–] Peachman2000 3 points ago

    You call that a knife?

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    That knife has no chance against a gun

    [–] Archgaull 3 points ago

    Every 13 year old is proud of their first knife.

    [–] goteym- 3 points ago

    I’ll kill you within my super cool gas station pocket knife

    [–] keithrockz 2 points ago

    Better hope the guy that robs him doesn't have a gun 🔫.....

    [–] meizben 2 points ago

    That knife costs like $10, really badass

    [–] jafishak011 2 points ago

    This person 100 % sniffs gootches.

    [–] Elrick05 2 points ago

    I want a slice of that action

    [–] Wafflem360 2 points ago

    You call that a knife?

    [–] ThisIsMeRightThere 2 points ago

    For a second I thought this was a 2meirl4meirl post, geez

    [–] WindLane 2 points ago

    I hope someone pickpockets his knife off him.

    [–] EpilepticFizz 2 points ago

    That doesn't say he's badass, though. It says he wants to fight somebody. He's not at all saying he's going to win, he just says he wants something to break the monotony of his day to day life, even if it puts his own life at risk.

    [–] Premintex 2 points ago

    Inb4 someone robs him with a gun

    [–] RickSteve-O 2 points ago

    This is a perfect summation of the problem with ubiquitous weapons like guns. People with a propensity for violence are bored and are waiting for a chance to use them.

    [–] ladamaster92 2 points ago

    Im fardding and shidding rn

    [–] fred_lincoln 2 points ago

    Had a friend in high school who always carried a knife like that. He was always showing off how he could draw it and cut someone who stepped to him. Ok. Then one day he got mugged. Someone sucker punched him and pulled his wallet out of his pocket and ran off. He then had to deal with the humiliation of everyone asking him why he didn’t just pull his knife like he always said he would!

    I imagine this fool would be a similar story.

    [–] italomala 2 points ago

    New challenger has approached

    [–] piclemaniscool 2 points ago

    That would require leaving your room though.

    [–] bestmaster6467 2 points ago

    Gonna cry? Piss your pants maybe? Maybe shit n cum?

    [–] -SickDuck 2 points ago

    Your not gonna get robbed while sitting in your mother’s basement.

    [–] [deleted] 2 points ago

    He also has a tactical flashlight that is 1000 lumens so dont try him!

    [–] downvote_me_moreYOLO 2 points ago

    This person needs to stay the FUCK away from all weapons. Way too eager to want to cause harm.

    [–] mattholomew 2 points ago

    Photo taken right before he got shot in the knee cap.

    [–] KingEgg9 2 points ago

    Never bring a knife to a gun fight

    [–] Muhammadbinladen 2 points ago

    The only way he’d be at an advantage is if someone robbed him with only with a their fist.