Vorpal wrote:Less that half of US Americans own guns (the actual numbers are not well known, but probably around 35%), and the majority of the guns in US households are for hunting. People just don't carry guns around in their cars, the way they do in the movies.
The police think they do! I was a passenger in a car which was pulled over for speeding. The driver (a fellow Brit) stepped out of the car (as you do) only to have guns pulled on him before he was ordered to get back in the car.