85 Destructive Facts About Guns You Didn’t Know

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76Mitchell Johnson and Andrew Golden

Mitchell Johnson and Andrew Golden

Mitchel Johnson and Andrew Golden spent less than a decade in prison after murdering four students and a teacher. Despite both men seeking out guns soon after being released, their current whereabouts and identities are unknown.

77. In Switzerland every male must attend military training and is required to keep his weapon afterward, giving the country one of the highest gun ownership rates in the world.

78. Boxing trainer Teddy Atlas put a gun to 15 Year Old Mike Tyson's head and threatened to kill him after Tyson groped Teddy's 12-Year-Old relative.

79. Robert Erskine Childers, an Irish Nationalist who smuggled guns into Ireland during their civil war and was sentenced to death, shook hands with the firing squad members and told them when they were about to shoot "Take a step or two forward, lads. It will be easier that way."

80. Dip Prasad Pun, a Gurkha soldier, single-handedly fought off at least a dozen Taliban assaulting him. He fired more than 400 rounds, launched 17 grenades, detonated a mine, and used his tripod as a weapon when his gun failed.

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81Gun silencer

Gun silencer

The OSS director once showcased the then newly invented gun silencer to president Franklin D. Roosevelt by shooting 10 rounds at a sandbag in the oval office without Roosevelt noticing, and then handing him the smoking gun.

82. Two 6-year olds were suspended from school for playing cops and robbers and forming their fingers into an imaginary gun

83. There is a gang dubbed the "The Pink Panthers" who have stolen 100's millions of dollars from banks and jewelers in crazy fashion (dressed in drag with prosthetics, fleeing in speed boats) oh, and they broke their leader out of prison using machine gun fire and a rope ladder

84. Marvin Gaye gave his father the gun that killed him as a Christmas gift

85. The world's smallest, fully functioning gun (SwissMiniGun C1ST) can fit in the palm of your hand.

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