Ok, this person has no clue. A 50 BMG is great for hunting, just not small animals. To read this you’d think the gun-Rights folks were invaders, too bad they don’t feel so strongly about actual invaders which sneak across the border every day. If you don’t like guns, don’t buy one but leave the rest of us alone. Legal gun owners are not the problem, go after the criminals the left is so eager to let out of prison. Ever wonder why they want these criminals free and want the rest of us disarmed?
The first time I saw a .50-caliber rifle up close and in action, I was on board theUSS HALSEY, an Aegis Class guided missile destroyer, manned by a crew of more than 300 sailors, armed with Tomahawks and torpedoes. The weapon was affixed to the side of the ship, and I was standing where I had been instructed: a safe distance behind the operator who was unloading rounds of bullets into an inflated, floating target roughly one hundred yards from the ship. The exercise was part of a demonstration of the ship’s capabilities. Along with my two young sons, […]