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Marthor 11-21-2012 05:42 PM

Article - 5 Gun Myths from the Movies
 
http://www.cracked.com/article_18576_5-ridiculous-gun-myths-everyone-believes-thanks-to-movies.html?utm_souce=Crackedoutbrain

Read the link for the article with pictures.


5 Ridiculous Gun Myths Everyone Believes (Thanks to Movies)

#5.Silencers Turn Gunfire Into a Gentle Whisper
#4.Machine Guns are Magical Death Machines
#3.Bulletproof Vests Are Magical Force Fields
#2.Gratuitous Cocking
#1.Bullets Explode Everything

shadecorp 11-21-2012 06:20 PM

Interesting.
Thanks.

Tackleberry1 11-21-2012 07:00 PM

Nice list but he forgot the biggest myth of the last Century...

GLOCKS fire more accurately when canted to the port side!

Tack

Fathead00 11-21-2012 07:04 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Tackleberry1
Nice list but he forgot the biggest myth of the last Century...

GLOCKS fire more accurately when canted to the port side!

Tack

Hell yeah they do!!!!;). I like when they are shooting without looking and hit everything they intended to hit.

HOSSFLY 11-21-2012 07:22 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Tackleberry1 (Post 1022574)
Nice list but he forgot the biggest myth of the last Century...

GLOCKS fire more accurately when canted to the port side!

Tack

Tru Dat :D

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v6...siteslz8-1.jpg

Garadex 11-21-2012 07:27 PM

It irritates the heck outa me when I see these myths in any form of media.

HOSSFLY 11-21-2012 07:32 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Garadex (Post 1022605)
It irritates the heck outa me when I see these myths in any form of media.

Entertains me :)

rocshaman 11-21-2012 07:37 PM

Ah man you burst my bubble. I thought everything that came out of Hollywood was truth.

SSGN_Doc 11-21-2012 08:32 PM

My favorites are that a shotgun pattern automatically opens up into a widespread cone of death as soon as the shot leaves the muzzle.

Then hearing a hammer cocking sound or a safety being clicked off when the actor is holding a Glock.

BeyondTheBox 11-21-2012 08:38 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by HOSSFLY

Tru Dat :D

Now thats awesome


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