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Youth Baseball Team Raffling AR-15 Rifle

jgonzalez256 Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 10:54 AM
Heh you call three sentences a rant? And how is owning a few firearms going to protect you from a government with tanks, missles, planes, and ships? The whole "tyrranical government" argument disappeared with the increasing strength of the US military - who, by the way, is the well regulated militia that did not exist at the time the 2nd amendment was written.

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...