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How to buy a semi-automatic handgun

Mick135 Wrote: May 15, 2013 7:51 PM
I'm in the camp that believes that the individual should have tried a variety of different handguns before taking the leap; some may prefer the S&W M&P line, others Glock, H&K, etc. Ruger makes a dandy 9mm lately-since this column was first out-- with a .40 in the stable as well. Grateful we have the choices and the 2A!

Over the last few weeks, I’ve had scores of emails asking for advice on the purchase of a handgun. I can only hope that these readers are buying guns in response to recent gun control activities in the United Nations. I envision an America so overflowing with handguns in the homes (and cars and holsters) of law-abiding citizens that the U.N. ceases its futile efforts to subvert our Second Amendment rights.

Since most of my readers are seeking pistols lately, rather than revolvers, I am providing a pistol recommendation in every caliber I deem worthy of ownership. I am also...