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Youth Baseball Team Raffling AR-15 Rifle

jgonzalez256 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 10:52 AM
they raffled a car up here donated by a local dealer and made a ton of cash. i can't believe there aren't other options.
Earl29 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 4:47 PM
Cookies get eaten, and they can repeat sell more easily, raul. Duh.
Earl29 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 4:46 PM
Why am I not surprised you thought of that, raul?
Earl29 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 4:45 PM
What if there are? Did someone appoint you Raffle Czar, gonzales?
Luscious Lars Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 4:28 PM
No. But there's nothing immoral about guns. My dad bought me a .22 when I was 12 years old. There's no way he would have bought me any sex toys. Your southbound in the north bound lane.
bigdog_137 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 2:06 PM
bigdog_137 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 2:06 PM
how did this even enter your head? What's wrong with you?
rauljg69 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 12:21 PM
Why sell girl scout cookies when they can sell ammo instead?
rauljg69 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 12:21 PM
Raffling sex toys is also an option but does that seem appropriate when fundraising for youth sports?
bigdog_137 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 10:57 AM
apparently this was an option and that's that.

A youth baseball league in central Illinois is in desperate need of cash – so they’ve decided to auction off an AR-15 assault rifle.

Last year the Atwood-Hammond baseball league tried to raffle off half a hog. But they only raised $10 – and barely had enough to pay the local butcher.

So this year a local gun shop provided the league with a Rock River Arms Tactical Operator Two – and the response has been massive.

“My phone has been ringing off the hook,” said Charidy Bucher, co-owner of the Atwood Armory shop. “The response has been tremendous.”

Bucher told...