I have jury duty tomorrow. I also have ADHD. Knitting is my hobby, but it's also the
activity that lets me stay calm and focused - and keeps me from wanting to crawl out of my skin - during things like lectures, tabletop roleplaying games, work meetings, etc. Without it, I get very impatient waiting for people to finish talking already,
and my mind wanders. Also I kind of want to snap at everyone.
Knitting needles and crochet hooks are explicitly on the list of items prohibited in the courthouse.
The GOP cares about babies until they're born, soldiers until they're in need of care, and families until they interfere with stockholder dividends.