If you pull the plug out it will run, but your lights won't work, and possibly the fan too. It's probably best to splice the wires so everything works. That would suck to not have your fan come on when needed.
There are hundreds of millions of gun owners in this country, and not one of them will have an accident today. The only misuse of guns comes in environments where there are drugs, alcohol, bad parents, and undisciplined children. Period.
NUGE in 08!