National Buy a Gun Day - APR 18th

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by PolishMike, Mar 6, 2009.

  1. PolishMike

    PolishMike New Member

    Jan 29, 2009
    Hey all -

    We are trying to organize a "National Buy A Gun Day."

    This is to show just how many gun owners there are in the country to the national lawmakers who have more than lost touch with what an American stands for.

    Please spread this to any other forums you are on. The website should be up shortly.

    April 18th 2009 is the day to vote with our wallets. It doesn't matter if its a $85 Mosin, as long as you buy a gun ;)

    I would appreciate any help from the moderators in the form of an announcement/sticky.

  2. pinecone70

    pinecone70 Active Member

    Jul 30, 2008
    Minnesota Gal!
    Sadly, the selection is starting to wane...
    Good in theory though.

  3. islenos

    islenos New Member

    Mar 16, 2004
    West Texas
    how about buy a crate of .308 day:D
  4. Islandboy

    Islandboy New Member

    Feb 21, 2009
    Off the right coast
    How many rounds in a crate? :)
  5. pinecone70

    pinecone70 Active Member

    Jul 30, 2008
    Minnesota Gal!
    Oh yes! Crate of ___ caliber ammo day! That's just the thing. Every day should be Buy A Gun Day though.
  6. islenos

    islenos New Member

    Mar 16, 2004
    West Texas
    Generally around a 1000 rnds
  7. 358 winchester

    358 winchester *TFF Admin Staff*

    Apr 25, 2004
    Pensacola Fl. area
    Guns & ammo are bad for you :eek:
    y'all should just give all that extra money to the government to be shared with the less fortunate people of America. :)
    SORRY I was having a spell and kind of lost my mind for a moment :D
  8. Gewehrwolf

    Gewehrwolf New Member

    Feb 21, 2009
    Trust me........I'll have NO trouble if all it takes is buying a Mosin that day.

    Although I do have a problem sometimes trying to keep up with the "One Handgun A Month" that Virginia law requires us to buy. ;)
  9. cycloneman

    cycloneman Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2008
    I just posted this on another thread and I am posting it here also.

    I am sorry, YOU CANT HAVE A GUN. What gives you the right? Don't you know we can't have any of this nonsence gun owning people here anymore. For heavens sakes the Mexican's drug lords are causing havock in Mexico because you want a gun to protect yourself in America. Gees, aren't you worried about the murders of all those inocent drug runners in Mexico? What kind of person are you? You make me sick! :mad::mad::mad::mad:

    seriously, i hear ya. if there is anything left to buy
  10. bluesea112

    bluesea112 Active Member

    Nov 20, 2005
    West, TX
    Eeeeeeew, the news people told me who you guys are that buy more than a box of ammunition at a time. Y'all are baaaaad! I'm going to run tell an adult.
  11. Army11Bravo

    Army11Bravo New Member

    Mar 6, 2009
    Sounds like a good idea, but will there be enough firearms in stock for everyone to purchase in one day? Gun dealerships across the nation would have to know about such a day, but then again, how many people will actually go out and purchase a weapon especially with our drop in economy? Not to say that the majority of the people won't purchase a firearm. At least if it did really become a day, gun dealers could exploit it to make more sales kind of like valentines day, but it could help our current situation with our second amendment.
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2009
  12. Vladimir

    Vladimir New Member

    Jan 29, 2008
    Issaquah WA
    Seeing as how there are no guns left to buy, there is no need for a national buy a gun day.
  13. bluesea112

    bluesea112 Active Member

    Nov 20, 2005
    West, TX
    Very true. I inquired about a DPMS rifle today and was told there is a 6 month wait.
  14. jacksonco

    jacksonco New Member

    The way ammo and guns have been selling since the election we may be all out of guns and ammo by April 18.
  15. armedandsafe

    armedandsafe Guest

    I am a little surprised you didn't choose April 19 as the day. The correlation of that historic day and buy a gun is strong.

    (Battle of Lexington and Concord. The Brits attempt at confiscation of weaponry.)

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