Originally Posted by Hook686
Do you always answer every question you are asked ? Why not simply smile and move along ?
Someone with enough concern (and suspicion) might, if unsatisfied with a pleasant smile and a polite non-answer might lead to a conversation with the police investigating a suspected "man with a gun" call.
Well-meaning concerned citizens are ever more likely to make that call now more than ever.
Might ruin your day. Certainly would disrupt your schedule for at least a few minutes.
(As an aside, I recently heard about a restaurant that asked armed police officers to leave because of a gun. DO READ THE WHOLE ARTICLE lest jumping to conclusion result.)