Not hard to believe! When we purchased the LCR, the store was absolutely packed! He had extra staff on hand because of the amount of customers. They were having serious problems trying to get through for the background checks. When he finally got through, he pulled the phone away and said, "bring me all the applications now". He called in and got approvals on about 12-15 people just while I was standing there. Seems that AR's were the most being sold.
With the rise in crime and the internet making it mobile people don't feel safe anymore. It’s hard not to pick up a paper and not see someone getting broke into, raped or brutalized by some punks. With The new stand your ground laws people feel more confident about if they have to use a gun they aren’t going to lose everything they have