US preparing by buying up billions of rounds of ammo

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    Levin: US preparing for societal collapse by buying up billions of rounds of ammo [AUDIO] | The Daily Caller

     
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    You can't fight China with just 1.6 Billion bullets. :p
     
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    China does not need to invade they are going to buy up US assets first then takeover will
    be a cakewalk.
     
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    I wondered about that too. The hollow point, of course, features a pitted or hollow tip intended to expand upon entering its target. ATK says its ammunition is “engineered for 100-percent weight retention, limits collateral damage, and avoids over-penetration” — all hallmarks of the hollow point.

    This is not the first time DHS has placed such an order, however. In 2009, it signed a contract with Winchester for the procurement of 200 million hollow points.

    The order may seem unusually high, but gun experts I talked to said it is not necessarily unusual and simply reflects a long-running practice by DHS and law enforcement agencies to use any remaining budget surplus on items routinely used and that would not be called into question. The idea being that if an agency does not use its entire budget in expenditures, the government will lower its budget the following year.

    Evidently hollowpoints dont pass through people and hit people behind them.

    One agency alone used 11 millon shells a year in target practice.
     
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