Maybe the shooter in Colorado was actually trying to order a TV

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  1. MutteringJohn

    MutteringJohn Well-Known Member

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    [h=1]Guy Orders TV from Amazon, Gets Giant Assault Rifle Instead[/h]
    Talk about a dealzmodo! DC resident Seth Horvitz bought a new HDTV on Amazon, but when he opened the peculiarly not-TV-shaped box, he found a $2,000 Sig Sauer SIG716 semi-automatic rifle instead, DCist reports. A mistake has been made.
    Assault rifles are completely illegal in Washington, but that didn't stop the accidental delivery. Transporting a weapon into DC is also completely illegal. Apparently, the third party Amazon seller who shipped out the 37-inch, 7.62 X 51 mm NATO caliber rifle intended it to hit a gun dealer in Pennsylvania. Not some guy in DC.
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    Cops confiscated the gun and got it the hell out of there, so things turned out okay—but what if this weapon, described by Sig Sauer as "the rifle of choice when you require the power of a larger caliber carbine," had been mailed to a kid? Or, you know, a criminal? It's easy enough to buy a gun online—now they're just showing up at your door for no

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  2. Hamptons

    Hamptons Well-Known Member

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    who do you even contact for that do you call the police or the ATF I would have no fucking clue what to do and just tell whoever what happen and that I don't want to be tackled to the ground
     
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    JB50 Well-Known Member VIP

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    WTF Id hide that shit and say my TV never arrived.

    Dood looks like a limp wrist sissy boy anyway.


    That rifle is bad ass!
     
  4. RumBalls

    RumBalls The original RumBalls, est. Jan 16, 2012

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    he doesnt look that much like Howard
     
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    THIS! They'd probably still send it to you.
     
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    All those shoes on the floor & that guy's barefoot... it don't make no damn sense! :c
     
  7. Wozardking

    Wozardking New Member

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    "giant assault rifle" :funny: