With your permission, I would like to steal your tag line! I like it!
"If you can hit where you aim, caliber don't matter... If you cannot hit where you aim, caliber don't matter..."
.......and I really like the fact that the 9mm G2 holds a whopping 5 more rounds than the "Shield", costs +/-$200 less, size/weight are about the same and the G2 really fits my hand well.......better than the "Shield"The Taurus is a Shied knock off.