Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Confederate Yankee Nails Associated Press

Misfire: AP's Bogus Ammo Shortage Story

Absolute MUST READ STORY. Confederate Yankee takes the AP apart over a very badly researched piece explaining how combat operations and training associated with the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan have resulted in a stateside shortage of ammunition.

"According to two spokesmen for the world's largest ammunition manufacturer, which runs the military's ammunition manufacturing plant and separately, is a major supplier of law enforcement ammunition, it is a massive and unexpected increase in law enforcement ammunition demand that is causing delays in law enforcement ammunition delays, not the war.

Go read this.