“Assuming the Risk” is a military term for when you determine that the benefits of discussing or revealing classified information outweighs the risk of an unfriendly third party gaining access. For example, he knows Ace is a good kid, who’s already seen the document, and it’s obviously time critical. The real risk is that his mother may find out. Now that’s taking chances.

And, since it went up late, you may have missed yesterday’s Maddie’s Monster.