well i thought this might ease the mood a little. got to thinking today about how much we shoot per year. for the wifey and i combined. for 2012: 2500(aprox.) .223<<us 700 .40 SW<<me minus 10 rnds for her 2900 .22lr<<<us 15 20GA<< me 200 9mm<<us 120 .308<< me 39mm 500<<us 54r 150<<me man we spent some dough on ammo... but oh so worth it!!