Come ON! NBC News journo's explanation of how a shotgun works sends heads CRASHING to desks (again)
Would someone take Pete "Foghorn Leghorn" trap shooting? Soon! The man must love the sound of his voice because he is stupidly wrong everytime he speaks about a technical issue, or ... guns.
"According to authorities, the gunman who killed five people and injured more used a legally purchased pump-action shotgun during his rampage. And right on cue, the mainstream media gun experts were on the job:
PeteWilliamsNBC on the weapon used in the newsroom shooting: a shotgun is like a backwards funnel, you don’t have to have direct aim to hurt a lot of people. It was purchased legally."
Pete seems to think that a shotgun has something like a 90˚ spread, but that's just Pete talking through his fundament. Pete, go back to parsing serious issues like whether i before e except after c should be a rule or just a good idea.