Coming to terms with personal responsibility is something that too many Americans shirk off.

Instead they turn to government and expect to keep themselves and their family safe from everything from disaster, crime, and poverty to the plague.

Liberals may not approve, but who cares? Most of these items you should own just to give them something to complain about.

If you’re into taking care of your own needs, here’s a list of 28 things that you should own in your lifetime: