Story here.According to the FBI, over 1.5 million background checks on customers were requested by gun dealers to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System in December. Nearly 500,000 of those were in the six days before Christmas. It was the highest number ever in a single month, surpassing the previous record set in November.
Could this increase in gun ownership have anything to do with this? Just asking.
Fear of government Gallup poll here. Academia promised just the opposite would happen four years ago. Draw your own conclusion.