Hollywood gun myths

    Cracked.com has a list of the top five Hollywood gun myths. The list seems to be written by someone who knows guns.

    Myth #3 is “Bulletproof Vests Are Magical Force Fields”. While myth annoys me, the “A Bulletproof Vest Being Hit Will Knock You Back Six Feet” annoys me even more.

    The effect of a .45 ACP on a person wearing a bulletproof vest … according to The Phantom

    This is what really happens.

    Over at View From The Porch, Tam discusses Counter Strike inspired gun myths.

    [ Many thanks to Caleb for emailing me the link. ]

    Steve Johnson

    I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!