Hollywood Gun Myths

VIDEO: John Lott destroys Hollywood gun myths

Hollywood may know a lot about how to entertain people, but it doesn't know squat about guns or gun owners.

In fact, the movies and TV shows coming out of La La Land are filled with myths about firearms. This is one of the reasons so many people are confused about serious issues such as crime and self-defense.

Economist John Lott, President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, takes on several popular Hollywood myths in this video and sets the record straight with some inconvenient truth.

Dean Rieck is Executive Director of Buckeye Firearms Association, a former competitive shooter, NRA Patron Member, #1 NRA Recruiter for 2013, business owner and partner with Second Call Defense.

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