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Silver bullet: Gun sales skyrocket during recession

Posted By aaron On April 19, 2012 @ 1:44 pm In Economic Crisis,Old Infowars Posts Style | Comments Disabled

Tim Devaney
Washington Times
April 19, 2012

Gun sales are up 66 percent since the beginning of the Great Recession, providing an unexpected shot in the arm for the economy, according to a new study.

The National Shooting Sports Foundation claims that firearm sales hit $31 billion in 2011, up from $19 billion in 2008.

The increase in sales accounted for a 30 percent increase in jobs to 98,750 last year.

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