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Why is the gun the important part of the story anyway?
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Why is the gun the important part of the story anyway?
They are Republicans, they think their gun is the most important part.

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Why is the gun the important part of the story anyway?
The story is about some dumb ass not controlling his weapons and a kid getting shot because of it. As a side story, how often does anyone walk into a gun store asking to buy a blunderbuss?
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Why is the gun the important part of the story anyway?
It isn't. I asked the question of Esmee as I believe she is striving to improve her knowledge of the English language and US customs.
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A blunderbuss in pistol form was commonly known as a "dragon". Recoil would vary depending on the powder charge used.
As it would in a regular shotgun. Try shooting a regular store 12 gauge slug out of the dragon.
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