The FBI reports that they performed a record number of background checks for gun sales on Black Friday, conducting roughly two per second, or 185,345 individual checks, breaking the previous record from December 2012 following the Sandy Hook massacre. What do you think?


“A country as great as America is only going to keep setting records.”

Blake Scannell • Unemployed

“I didn’t even want a gun, but I couldn’t pass up those amazing Black Friday deals.”

Bob Gellerman • Sneeze Analyst

“Sure, but the stats don’t tell you about all the guns that are returned after Christmas.”

Julie Wiener • Card Counter