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Guns & Ammo & Weapons

Military
11.7k votersThe Greatest Weapons That Never Saw ActionIt doesn't matter how great in power some armaments seem on paper - sometimes, stuff just happens and even the most ingenious devi...
Weapons
297.9k views14 Brutal Weapons Throughout HistoryHumans have been coming up with new and interesting ways to kill one another ever since someone first picked up a rock and threw i...
Entertainment
3.2k votersSmall But Accurate Weapon And Combat Details That Movies Got RightMore often than not, when a movie or television show depicts weapon use and combat, they do so completely and inexplicably wrong. ...
Guns
66.7k viewsPeople Who've Been Shot Describe What It Feels Like When The Bullet First Enters Your BodyHave you ever wondered it feels like to get shot? People on Reddit describe their personal experiences of what it feels like when ...
Mistakes & Plot Holes
253.2k viewsAll The Things Movies Get Completely Wrong About GunsWho doesn't love a good action movie? From John Woo to the Wachowskis, Hollywood has delivered some of the best gun violence the w...
Weapons
2.7m viewsEveryday Objects That Were Turned Into Prison WeaponsIn this list of true prison stories, you'll learn how DIY weapon creativity is off the charts behind bars. Inmates make everything...
146.7k viewsWhat Firearms Looked Like In 1791In conversations surrounding gun control in the US, the Second Amendment to the Constitution is often brought up as proof that the...
Ancient History
749 voters8 Ancient Superweapons That Sound Made Up, But Aren'tWe live in a time when military technology is so sophisticated that it almost seems futuristic. By comparison, ancient warfare pro...
Military
42.5m viewsWeapons That Are Banned In WarfareThere are two basic ways to look at banning weapons in war. The first, humanitarian view is that that war should be as "humane" as...
Tropes
865 voters14 Of The Dumbest Things Pop Culture Gets Wrong About Historical WeaponsWhether it's a video game featuring knights wielding anachronistic weapons or a Western depicting gunslingers shooting without aim...
History
15.1k votersThe 13 Most Infamous Weapons Throughout World HistoryWhen people think about famous weapons, they think of fictional pieces like Excalibur or Captain America’s shield. However, there ...
Weapons
3.1k viewsOutrage Over Toy Guns Isn't New - It's Been Around As Long As The Toys HaveKids love the thrill of playing with a fake gun and pretending to shoot people. For them, it's just an exciting game, but for many...
Weapons
2.2m viewsThe Most Ridiculous (Real) Weapons Used Throughout HistoryFrom homemade tanks to nuclear land mines kept warm by chickens, war brings out the engineers in people. When a weapons system wor...
Guns
1.3k votersThe Best Songs About GunsLock and load, because you've stumbled onto a list of gun songs. This is a ranked list of all songs about guns, as voted on by mus...
Weapons
288k viewsFamous Assassination Weapons From HistoryFamous weapons used in assassinations and attempted assassinations often become lodged in pop culture lore. Firearms like the Carc...
Weapons
5.2k votersThe Worst Guns in HistoryAmong the countless number of firearms designed and built in the last few centuries, a select few lay claim to being the worst. So...
Hunting
3.7k views13 Things Every Responsible Gun Owner Should KnowIn the United States, it is legal for almost any law-abiding citizen to own a gun, but with that right comes a great deal of respo...
Guns
23.3k votersThe Best All-Round Gun BrandsThis list of gun brands includes the most reliable and popular models available. The best gun brands include those from major manu...
Weapons
5.5k viewsA Complete History Of How The NRA Went From A Gun Safety Organization To What It Is TodayThe NRA is always at the forefront of any discussion revolving around gun owners' rights. No matter how many mass shootings occur ...
Weapons
93.2k viewsHarmless Objects Police Officers Have Mistaken for GunsIt is of little comfort to understand that carrying common, every day objects can get you shot. One minute, you might be carrying ...