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  •  "Fewer people are buying guns" (1+ / 0-)
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    That's what has the gun industry spooked. Gun sales have been declining for a long time as the Rush Limbaugh/angry white male demographic dwindles. This is why they push the real addicts to buy closets full of the things -- to make up for the fact that fewer people are buying them.

    •  Actually, gun sales continue to increase (1+ / 0-)
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      even as the number of gun owners declines. We now have people with arsenals of 30 and 40 guns claiming that they are all for self-defense, or possibly for overthrowing tyrannies.

      The obvious projection of this trend will be a handful of billionaires owning millions of guns each. Except not.

      So there will, in fact, be a Peak Gun period, when the number of owners continues to decline, and gun company revenue reaches its highest point and starts to fall back.

      Ceterem censeo, gerrymandra delenda est

      by Mokurai on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 02:23:42 PM PST

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