Add them to the reporters that were discussing VP Cheney's hunting aciddent- and "5mm birdshot" Hmmm- that's 20 caliber. Musta been for Big Bird! And Nancy Grace making the solemn pronunciation on air "That looks like a AK-47 to me! (Dear Nance- it's an AR-15- and you would not know a Kalashnikov if it bit ya on the butt!)
You will also read news stories on the "Cache" of guns and ammo- 3 guns, 500 rounds of ammo- for God's sake- if I cleaned out the Jeep right now, there is more than that in the storage compartment!
Stick around- you will hear mention of the semi-automatic machinegun, cop-killer bullets, Assault pistols, automatic revolvers, gun show loopholes, and sniper shotguns. Not to mention "snipper" rifles (used for circumcisions, maybe?)
Now and again I will talk to a reporter, and suggest if they want to report, they find someone like president of the state rifle association to keep them from looking like idiot, BUT......