Your Point of "umm I have yet to see someone die from being shot in the foot or leg. " Yes I have to many times to count there called ateries cut one count to 11. BINGO your now being tried for 2nd degree murder. Serious if you are threatened use what ever you feel is needed. Stuff can be replaced a life can't. Thinking you can use a weapon such as a gun or knife to protect property is as you put it just Dumb.