Dispelling myths of the 12 gauge shotgun – “One of my personal favorites is ‘you just need to rack the shotgun and criminals will run’. This is utter nonsense. In my first shooting, the two carjackers I was up against both told investigators individually in interviews that they heard me rack my Remington 870 as I exited my car. The effect it had was exactly nothing. They did not surrender or change their actions at all, other than to prepare for a fight.'” Who knew?
Delhi goons wield hi-tech guns – “It’s been quite a while since criminals prowling the capital threw away their unreliable kattas (homemade firearms) and picked up Munger-made pistols. They have now gone up another notch, as Delhi policemen discovered a few days ago: two laser-guided foreign pistols were found on two of NCR’s most-wanted gangsters.” OMG! Laser-guided guns! In the land of Gandhi! OMG!
This $13,000 super rifle locks onto a target and guides bullets in total darkness – “A new $13,000 rifle from a Texas company can lock onto a target and guide bullets – at night. Chambered in 7.62 mm, the TrackingPoint NightDragon is a kind of “super rifle” built on the AR-15 platform that comes with night vision capabilities, sophisticated software that “automatically acquires and tracks” a target, and a feature that records real-time video so, if one were so inclined, it could be shared later on Facebook.”
Perky Katie would really like you to forget the whole deceptive editing kerfuffle. Katie Couric Hopes Gun Doc Controversy Sparks Bigger Conversation – “’I can understand the objection of people who did have an issue about it,’ Couric said at TheWrap’s Power Women Breakfast in New York on Thursday morning. ‘Having said that, I think we have to focus on the big issue of gun violence. It was my hope that, when I approached this topic, that this would be a conversation starter.’”
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