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Old 11-14-2013, 11:04 AM
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Originally Posted by luci
Buying a scary looking gun makes the mark feel safer, tougher.
People buy things for cosmetic reasons.

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Originally Posted by DA
Can you tell me the features taht you think look scary? Because, with very limited exceptions the gunowners I know are reluctant to add unecessary weight to a gun for purely cosmetic reasons.
No they don't!

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Originally Posted by luci
Oh, and about that whole shtick about how gun manufacturers don't make guns to look scary, or anything like that, those are utterly practical decisions made for entirely pragmatic reasons?
Yes they do!

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Originally Posted by DA
So what's your point, that some people buy guns that look scary BECAUSE they look scary? OK so what?
OK they do, but who cares!


Well done, sir. You've, um... won?

Last edited by steronz; 11-14-2013 at 11:04 AM.