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24 March 2009

Financial Times (UK)

HOUSTON — It is Monday night, the slowest night of the week at Top Gun shooting range in Houston, yet the drumbeat of gunshots never stops. Spent shells litter the floor. "You buy 'em, you've got to shoot 'em," says Jim Pruett, owner of Jim Pruett's Guns and Ammo. According to him and other dealers across Texas, more Americans than ever are buying guns and ammunition. "The most monumental gun sale in the history of mankind has been going on since November," he says.... (

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